101st. Anniversary of 30thAugust Victory Day celebrated
Date Added: 31 August 2023, 11:42

An official ceremony was held at Dr. Fazıl Küçük Boulevard on the occasion of the 30th of August Victory Day.

Speaking at the ceremony, President Ersin Tatar stated that they celebrated the Victory Day with great enthusiasm and excitement, and respectfully commemorated the Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and his comrades in arms. Pointing out that the great victory in Türkiye went down in history as the 30th of August Victory, Tatar said that it was understood by the whole world that Anotolia is a Turkish homeland. Stating that by winning the victory, the ground for the establishment of the Republic of Türkiye was also prepared, he emphasized that the honorable and great struggle of Türkiye was a source of inspiration and strength for the Turkish Cypriot people.

Stressing that the Turkish Cypriot people, together with Motherland Türkiye, are in a struggle to protect its rights, law and interests as a Turkish state in the Eastern Mediterranean and to leave an honorable future for future generations, Tatar said that Turkish Cypriot people are an inseparable part of Anotolia.

Tatar underlined that in order for a two-state solution to be accepted, the sovereign equality and equal international status of the Turkish Cypriot people must be accepted.

He also referred to the developments regarding the road project between Pile and Yiğitler and pointed to the provocations of the Greek Cypriot Administration and stated that the UN’s attitude cast a shadow on its impartiality.