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11th Ambassadors Conference, 9 August 2019

11th Ambassadors Conference, 9 August 2019

On 9 August 2019 on the occasion of the XI. Ambassadors' Conference, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and the Ambassadors visited Samsun, where the torch of our National Struggle was lit 100 years ago.

During the visits to the Bandırma Ferry and Atatürk Monument, Minister Çavuşoğlu and the Ambassadors commemorated with mercy and gratitude all our martyrs, especially Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and his fellow soldiers.

On the same day Minister Çavuşoğlu and the Ambassadors met with Governor of Samsun Osman Kaymak. Minister Çavuşoğlu thanked the Samsun Governor for his hospitality to the Ambassadors.

Minister Çavuşoğlu stated that Samsun was making an important contribution to our foreign policy with sister city relations all over the world.

Later that day, Minister Çavuşoğlu and the Ambassadors met also with Mustafa Demir, the Mayor of Samsun Metropolitan Municipality. Minister Çavuşoğlu thanked also the Mayor of Samsun Metropolitan Municipality for his hospitality.

Minister Çavuşoğlu emphasized that the prominent city of our Black Sea coast, Samsun, was also at the forefront of tourism with the investments made.