“II. Turkish Cypriot Cultural Day “event in Hungary,

Turkish Cypriot handicrafts exhibition entitled “Miracle of Silk Cocoon” was organized within the framework of the “II. Turkish Cypriot Cultural Day” event in Hungary, the capital city of Budapest.

The exhibition, which was organized by the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Budapest Representative Office, was opened by Oya Ertuğruloğlu, spouse of Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Ambassador of Turkey to Budapest Şakir Fakılı and many foreign mission chiefs participated in the exhibition.

In her speech at the opening ceremony, TRNC Budapest Representative Selda Çimen stated that the TRNC Budapest Representative Office has 3-year-old past and during this time they have been working for the development of commercial, cultural, sports and educational relations between TRNC and Hungary as well as representation duties.

Stating that they have also carried out activities to contribute to the promotion of the TRNC, Çimen said that they opened Turkish Cypriot handicrafts exhibition entitled “Miracle of Silk Cocoon” in this frame.

Turkish cuisine was also offered to the guests in order to promote the TRNC culture.

The exhibition will be opened until 15 September 2017.