The National Archive and Research Department Directorate of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and the Turkish Presidential State Archives Department signed a protocol today at the Presidential Palace in Lefkoşa.
The protocol aims to increase cooperation between the archive systems of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and Turkey.
The protocol foresees experts from the two archives sharing information in order to modernize the system and carry out restoration efforts.
Exchanging publishing between the two institutions, carrying out meetings and organizing exhibitions are also given room within the protocol signed.
Meanwhile, following the signing of the protocol President Mustafa Akıncı received the President of the TRNC National Archive and Research Department Mehmet Borak and the President of the Turkish Presidential State Archives Department Prof. Dr. Uğur Ünal.
Speaking during the visit, Akıncı expressed the hope that the protocol will be beneficial for both sides.