Reception in honor of the Republic Day of Turkey was held October, 29 in Kiev
In Kiev, a solemn ceremony was held for celebration the 95th anniversary of the Republic of Turkey establishing.
The reception was organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Kiev, with sponsorship from Lifecell (a subsidiary of Turkcell) at the Hilton Hotel, in Kiev. Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv, high-ranking guests, officials of the Ukrainian government, ambassadors, military attaches, clergy, scientists, artists, businessmen and specially invited guests took part in the celebration.
Reception started with the national anthems of our countries. Then the Ambassador of Turkey in Ukraine Yonet Can Tezel made an opening speech, congratulating everyone on the holiday, and read the congratulations of the President of the Turkish Republic Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Yonet Сan Tezel highlighted that relations between Ukraine and Turkey have made significant progress in various fields in recent years. In the coming days, a meeting of the Presidents of the two countries will take place, and a strategically important summit on cooperation between Ukraine and Turkey will be held.
“I want to thank the Ukrainian authorities and all the friends who hosted us in this magnificent city and country,” he said, adding that his term in Ukraine is finishing.
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