11.11.11 11:52

Turkmenistan honors founder of Turkish Republic

On November 10, the annual wreath-laying ceremony was held at the monument to the prominent politician and statesman of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, at the park located in the center of the Turkmen capital.

As the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports, according to the established tradition, the staff of the Turkish Embassy in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan’s Foreign Ministry officials and representatives of the public, leaders of Turkish companies operating in Turkmenistan, as well as teachers and students of Ashgabat’s Turkmen-Turkish schools and media representatives got together on the day of death of the leader and reformer of the Turkish people to honor his memory.

In his speech, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey in Turkmenistan Sevki Mutevellioglu thanked everyone and expressed his deep gratitude to the Turkmen people “for the manifestation of fraternal feelings towards the Turkish people, and respect for its national sacred objects and traditions.”

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