Traditional Iftar Dinner of TURKSOY

Traditional Iftar Dinner of TURKSOY

Thursday, 08 June 2017

The traditional Iftar Dinner of TURKSOY was offered in Ankara on June 8th, 2017 this year.

The Iftar Dinner gathered Ambassadors of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) along with representatives of institutions and organizations which support activities carried out by TURKSOY.

In the speech he delivered at the Iftar Dinner, Ambassador  Kasseinov extended his gratitude to Ambassadors of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and the TRNC  for their support to TURKSOY  and expressed his wish as to world peace, tolerance and brotherhood  on the occasion of the traditional Ramadan month. Mr. Kasseinov further said: "It is a great honour for me to share this Iftar Dinner with you today" and added: "Many institutions and organizations organize Iftar Dinners during the month of Ramadan. We are all the more so extremely honoured to welcome you at our Iftar Dinner around this table. Indeed, it is thanks to your support that our organization enjoys an excellent international  reputation. I believe that we will be carrying out many other successful activities thanks to your valuable support in the coming years."

The traditional Iftar Dinner of TURKSOY took place in the presence of high level guests such as  the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Akhmet Yassawi University, Prof. Dr. Musa Yıldız and the Chairman of the National Commission of Turkey to UNESCO Prof. Dr. Ocal Oguz.