|Three days national mourning was declared in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus on Tuesday to condemn Israel’s massacre towards Palestinian people in Gaza Strip.
TRNC Prime Ministry announced that flags of all official institutions and organisations will be flown at half mast until sunset on 24 July, Thursday to condemn Israel’s massacre and to show solidarity of Turkish Cypriot people with Palestinian people.
20th July Peace and Freedom Day was celebrated with ceremonies
President Derviş Eroğlu gave a speech at the ceremony held for 40th. Anniversary of 20th July Peace and Freedom Day. In his speech, Eroğlu stressed the importance of the day and said ‘We as the Turkish Cypriot side are ready to reach an agreement based on the realities in Cyprus within the framework of the Joint Statement. We can not return the conditions before 1974'.
I greet all of you with love and respect. We are in blessed Month of Ramadan.
The main objective of fasting in the Ramadan month is to be able to know how to restrain desire.