There is a short period of time to enter New Year. We are leaving behind 2016, during which many unfortunate incidents happened in the world.
I condemn the terrorist attack in Istanbul which killed and injured many innocent people while
travelling to their loved ones.
President Mustafa Akıncı has issued a condolences message regarding the
ongoing fire in Troodos and the firefighters who lost their lives:
In the first Article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted 67 years ago, it is proclaimed that "All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood."
‘I wish that all the Turkish Cypriot people spend the Eid ul-Adha in peace and
good health, happiness and stiffening love and togetherness.’
I celebrate our people’s and the Islamic world’s Eid Al-Fitr which comes after the month of Ramadan. I wish that you spend a peaceful and joyful Eid together with your family and friends.
“Turkish Cypriot press, as one of the important components of social struggle, has a long history of almost one and a half century.