Official Statements

Regarding the statement of DISY President Averof Neophytou

We strongly condemn the statement made on 14 August by Mr. Averof Neophytou, President of DISY, in which he states that there cannot be a settlement which does not include the return of Güzelyurt (Morphou). We are closely following such baseless statements which have increased in frequency recently, in which the Greek Cypriot side creates [...]

Regarding Worship, Religious Services and Ceremonies

Freedom of Religion, thought and conscience are under the protection of the Constitution of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). All individuals residing in our country, including foreign nationals, are free to join any sorts of religious ceremonies and liturgies as long as they are not in violation of the public order and public [...]

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TRNC Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu in Ankara for official meetings

Upon the invitation of Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, TRNC Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu travelled to Ankara on 21 June 2016 for various meetings, and held his first bilateral meeting with Çavuşoğlu. The Foreign Minister also visited the TRNC Embassy in Ankara and Anıtkabir and attended the Ifthar dinner hosted by the Turkish Foreign Minister [...]

Cyprus Turkish – Kyrgyz Business Cooperation Forum

The opening ceremony of the Cyprus Turkish-Kyrgyz Business Forum was held last Monday (30th May) at the Park Hotel in Kyrgyzstan’s capital Bishkek. In his speech at the opening ceremony, TRNC Bishkek Representative Dr. Tayseer Al Shanableh pointed out the importance of the cooperation between Cyprus Turkish and Kyrgyz people especially in the business world. [...]

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