TRNC News 2.1.2017 Istanbul Terror Attack messages from TRNC


President Akıncı, Prime Minister Özgürgün, and Parliamentary Speaker Siber issue messages regarding İstanbul terror attack

President Mustafa Akıncı and Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün issued messages of condolence and condemnation following the terrorist attack in Istanbul in the first hours of 2017. In his message, President Akıncı condemned the brutal attack on innocent people, and said that he shares the pain of the relatives of those who lost their lives.

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In his message, Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün said: “I strongly condemn the terrorist attack on the people who were celebrating the New Year at an entertainment venue in İstanbul” adding that wherever it occurs, terrorism is a crime aimed against humanity.

Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün to meet with Turkish Prime Minister, Binali Yıldırım today

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Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün and Turkish Prime Minister, Binali Yıldırım will meet at Çankaya Palace in Ankara today. Yıldırım and Özgürgün will exchange views about the negotiation process and bilateral relations between Turkey and TRNC.

Source: TRNC Public Information Office –

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