President Erdoğan shares post to commemorate Founding President of TRNC Rauf Denktaş

President Erdoğan shares post to commemorate Founding President of TRNC Rauf Denktaş

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan commemorated Founding President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Rauf Denktaş on the ninth anniversary of his passing.

In a post he shared on Telegram, which he has recently joined, President Erdoğan noted the following:

“We will always remember Rauf Denktaş, the founder and the first president of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, with whom we stood shoulder to shoulder for years in the righteous cause of the Turkish Cypriots. On the ninth anniversary of his passing, I remember Mr Rauf with mercy through a photo taken in 2004…”