President Mustafa Akıncı stated that he was pleased that the local elections held on Sunday reflected great democratic maturity.
“Undoubtedly, that our people know how to make a choice in a civilised environment is worth celebrating,” said Akıncı.
Expressing satisfaction that the elections were held with great democratic maturity, Akıncı congratulated all candidates, political parties, members of the Supreme Election Board (YSK) and other officials involved in the election process.
President Akıncı continued as follows:
“Of course, our people who know how to make a choice in a civilised environment are worth celebrating. I would like to congratulate all the mayors, municipal councillors and mukhtars who have assumed responsibility for a period of four years from now”.