Erdogan's first visit to TRNC and Azerbaijan after being elected President

2023-06-10 14:26:15 | Last Update : 2023-06-10 14:31:17

Erdogan, who was re-elected President of Türkiye in May, will pay his first visits to the TRNC and Azerbaijan in keeping with Turkic world traditions. Erdogan's meetings with his counterparts will focus on regional issues.

Erdogan's first visit to TRNC and Azerbaijan after being elected President
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On May 28, re-elected Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will make his first foreign visits of the term to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and Azerbaijan, in keeping with a long-standing tradition of Turkish leaders.

On Monday, Erdogan will travel to the TRNC, where he will meet with President Ersin Tatar and Prime Minister Unal Ustunel.


During the meeting, the leaders are expected to discuss developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and possible moves on Cyprus, Anadolu reported. 

The two will hold a joint press conference after the meeting.


On Tuesday, Erdogan is expected to meet with his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev.

The meeting with Aliyev will discuss Azerbaijan-Türkiye relations, regional and international developments.

Erdogan won a presidential runoff election on May 28, securing 52.18% of the vote, while opposition candidate Kemal Kilicdaroglu got 47.82%, according to official results.

After attending oath-taking and inauguration ceremonies in the capital Ankara, Erdogan unveiled his new Cabinet on June 3.

Source: Anadolu Agency

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