The Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Tuğrul Türkeş who arrived in the TRNC yesterday in order to pay an official visit, held his first official meeting with President Akıncı. Following his meeting with Akıncı, Türkeş was received by Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün.
In his statement at the reception, Prime Minister Özgürgün said that in every period they have seen that success can be reached by working in cooperation and harmony with the Motherland Turkey and also expressed that the new term will be much more positive and productive.
Stating that in the event of this cooperation and harmony continuing, both Turkey and the TRNC will move forward without encountering a problem on internal issues and negotiations, Özgürgün said developments will be faster and more productive in this regard.
The Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Responsible for Cyprus Affairs Tuğrul Türkeş for his part said that the Cyprus negotiations proceed well, selfless work is being carried out for the favour, freedom and benefits of the Turkish Cypriot people and added that they feel great pleasure as Turkey.
Türkeş said that the establishment of the new government in a short time was an important step to avoid experiencing difficulties in the country’s daily life activities as well as ongoing negotiations
Türkeş also met with the real sector representatives at the dinner hosted by Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün.