Today marks the TRNC’s Unilateral Declaration of Independence which was declared this day in 1983.
In addition, Turkish Naval Forces’ frigate ‘Gokceada’ and the submarine ‘Burak Reis’ will anchor in Kyrenia harbour tomorrow and will be open for visits between 10.00-12.00 and 14.00-17.00 hours. Access to the frigate will be secured by the security forces command via the sea from Kyrenia harbour.
The Turkish Deputy Prime Minister, Besir Atalay will also be paying a visit to the TRNC today for the celebrations, heading a large delegation of Turkish officials.
Atalay will take part in an inauguration ceremony for various buildings at Kyrenia American University (GAU).