Foreign Minister Emine Çolak called on everyone to support the negotiation process and said that they have not forgotten the disappointment experienced in the past in respect of a solution however they have been working to reach a solution in Cyprus.

The opening of the “Turkish Foreign Policy Certificate Program” organized by the Near East University Lifelong Training Center was held with the participation of Foreign Minister Emine Çolak. The first lecture of the certificate program was also given by Minister Çolak.

In her speech, Çolak said that everyone is a student especially on the issue of foreign relations due to the fact that the agenda of foreign relations is changing continuously. Çolak also stressed the importance of the certificate program and wished success.

Furthermore, indicating the importance of the Island of Cyprus and Turkey’s geographic and physical importance, Çolak explained the balances in the field of power, strategy and trade in the region.