No: 17, 13 January 2020, Press Release Regarding The Eighth Anniversary Of The Passing Away Of H.e. Mr. Rauf Denktaş, Founding President Of The Turkish Republic Of Northern Cyprus

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 13.01.2020

We commemorate the late Rauf Raif Denktaş, the founding President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, with respect and gratitude on the eighth anniversary of his passing away.

Rauf Denktaş displayed outstanding leadership for the cause of the Turkish Cypriot people for rights, equality and liberty, with the understanding of common destiny with the Motherland Turkey and founded the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus as a symbol of their equal political rights and constitutive power in the Island, and handed it over to his people.

The late Denktaş, with his leadership and statesmanship appreciated throughout the World, took his place in history as a defender of one of the most righteous cause of our age.

We express our full support to the the resolute struggle of the Turkish Cypriot people, to achieve a just and lasting solution on the Island, and respectfully commemorate once again the late Denktaş.

Atatürk

Hatice Oya Tunga Çağlı Ambassador
Monday - Friday

08:00 - 16:00

08:00-16:00
1/1/2021 1/1/2021 New Year
2/15/2021 2/16/2021 Carnival
4/2/2021 4/2/2021 Good Friday
4/30/2021 4/30/2021 Labor Day
5/24/2021 5/24/2021 Battle of Pichincha
8/9/2021 8/9/2021 Independence Day
10/8/2021 10/8/2021 Independence of Guayaquil
11/1/2021 11/1/2021 Souls Day
11/2/2021 11/2/2021 Independence of Cuenca
12/24/2021 12/24/2021 Christmas Day
12/31/2021 1/31/2021 New Year's Eve