Leader of the Democratic Party (DP) and Minister of Finance Serdar Denktaş has said that he intends to be a candidate for the 2020 presidential elections.
He was asked by BRT if he would put himself forward as a presidential candidate.
Denktaş said that there are two years remaining until the elections, adding that this period is very important for him since he has to prove that he is successful (in his duties) but he is not afraid of the challenge. “If I succeed then the decision will be on the people. If I do not succeed there nothing else to say”, he said. Denktaş said that his aim in the next two years to carry on in office trying to solve the country’s economic problems.