The TRNC fell silent this morning as the 79th anniversary of the death of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the late founder of the modern Republic of Turkey, was commemorated.
Greek Cypriot Administration continues to support EOKA Greek Cypriot Leader Nikos Anastasiades stated that the Greek Cypriot government decided to create a fund for EOKA supporters. According to Greek Cypriot daily Alithia, during a speech at the inauguration of the EOKA Home’s “Road to Freedom 2017” activities, Anastasiades […]
Words of the Week 43/2015 Mustafa Kemal Atatürk Mustafa Kemal Atatürk; (19 May 1881 (conventional) – 10 November 1938) was a Turkish army officer, revolutionary, and the first President of Turkey. He is credited with being the founder of the Republic of Turkey. His surname, Atatürk (meaning “Father of […]
Turkish Republic Day The 91st anniversary of the establishment of the Turkish Republic will be marked with ceremonies in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus alongside Turkey. The ceremonies began with a televised message by the Turkish Ambassador to Lefkoşa Halil Ibrahim Akça on BRT. In his speech […]