World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, or TRNC, celebrates the 29th anniversary of its establishment on Thursday.
An official parade took place at the Dr.Fazil Kucuk Boulevard in Lefkosa.
Alongside TRNC President Dervis Eroglu, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay, Turkish Cypriot Parliament Speaker Hasan Bozer, Turkish Cypriot Prime Minister Irsen Kucuk, former TRNC President Mehmet Ali Talat, Turkey's Ambassador in Lefkosa Halil Ibrahim Akca, Commander of the Cyprus-Turkish Peace Forces Ismail Serdar Savas, ministers, leaders of political parties, members of the parliament, veterans from Turkey, guests, institution and organization representatives attended the ceremony.
President Eroglu said that they always considered Turkey a motherland.
Turkish Deputy PM Atalay delivered a speech and said that Turkish and TRNC governments cooperated in several areas and conducted successful projects for improvement of TRNC economy.
Last Mod: 15 Kasım 2012, 17:01