Following a telephone conversation with the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Relations and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell on Jan 18th, 2021, President Ersin Tatar held a teleconference with Mario Nava, Director General for Structural Reform Support.
President Ersin Tatar received Remzi Alemdar, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Solidarity Association and members of the board of directors. President Tatar, Referring to the pandemic, said that the TRNC "can overcome the pandemic process by ensuring that the majority of the people are vaccinated" and that the "Turkish Cypriot people will continue to show their struggle to the world with self-confidence".
President Ersin Tatar met with the British High Commissioner Stephen Lillie and British Foreign Affairs Senior Official Ajay Sharma at a working dinner last night.
President Ersin Tatar issued a commemorative message for those who became martyrs on January 20, 1990, which is the turning point of Azerbaijan’s struggle for independence.
President Ersin Tatar had a telephone conversation with the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Relations and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell.
President Ersin Tatar paid tribute to Dr Fazıl Küçük whom he said had “led the Turkish Cypriot struggle for freedom and existence,” in an address at the ceremony that was held at the mausoleum on the outskirts of Lefkoşa on Friday.
President Ersin Tatar visited Kamuran Celal Tarhan, the friend of his late grandmother Vildan Müftüzade, at her house.
President Ersin Tatar visited the office of the TRNC Founding President, Rauf Raif Denktaş and the Denktaş Foundation in Lefkoşa – where he met with members of the Denktaş family and officials of the foundation.
President Ersin Tatar received UN Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG) in Cyprus and Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Forces in Cyprus, Elizabeth Spehar.
The ninth anniversary of the passing of the TRNC Founding President, Rauf Raif Denktaş, was commemorated in a ceremony where President Ersin Tatar delivered a speech stating that he shared the same values of seeking an agreement in Cyprus that was based on ‘sovereignty’ and a ‘two State model’ – which he said was afforded great importance by Mr Denktaş.