“The Turkish Cypriot people are looking at the future with confidence”
In the 1st August message, the Tourism and Environment Minister, Fikri Ataoğlu, spoke of the 446th anniversary of the Ottoman conquest of Cyprus, the 59th anniversary of the founding of the Turkish Resistance Organization and the 41st anniversary of the Security Forces Command.
Ataoğlu emphasized in his message that the Turkish Cypriot people, while proud of the honorable struggle they gave in spite of all the difficulties they had in the past, looked at the future with confidence.
Ataoglu said that the 1st August Social Resistance Holiday was the result of the struggles initiated by the Turkish Cypriot people in this land for freedom, equality, security and happiness.
Ataoglu also asked Turkish Cypriots not to forget that they have come to these days through very difficult conditions, “We must continue to work without losing our social unity and coexistence. I believe that by working together and increasing our solidarity, we will have even better days “.