The late founding President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Rauf Raif Denktaş, was commemorated on the 9th anniversary of his passing with a ceremony held at the Rauf Raif Denktaş Mausoleum in Lefkoşa.
Founding President Rauf Raif Denktaş will be commemorated with ceremonies today (13th January 2021) on the 9th Anniversary of his death. The commemoration ceremony for Founding President Denktaş will take place in front of the Rauf Raif Denktaş Monument.
“We commemorate our Founding President and community leader Mr. Rauf Raif Denktaş, who has a very special place in the heart of the Turkish nation, with love, respect and mercy on the anniversary of his death.
By Chris Elliott…….. It was a sunny day on Wednesday 20th June 2018 when many faces, old and new, arrived and gathered under umbrellas for shade on the patio of the Courtyard Inn, Karakum.