The 2019 – 2020 education year began this morning and the Minister for National Education and Culture Nazım Çavuşoğlu and Prime Minister Ersin Tatar were at the Akdoğan Dr. Fazıl Küçük Primary School to mark the beginning of the school year.
The Minister for National Education and Culture Nazım Çavuşoğlu expressed his thoughts and views regarding the new school year to the BRT.
He expressed the hope that the new school year will be beneficial to all students and spoke about the extensive efforts carried out by his ministry to prepare for the new school year.
Prime Minister Ersin Tatar for his part addressed the children by saying that they were very important for the future of the country and added that he fully trusted in them.
He called on the children to work hard to develop themselves in order to become responsible citizens and serve the country and added that he was certain that the children will grow to be responsible adults.
Noting that it was his greatest desire to see both the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and Turkey’s flag flying together in the skies, the Prime Minister said that despite all the embargoes the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is protecting its values and it was their greatest duty to raise children with national consciousness and values to further elevate the state.