Nicosia, Cyprus – Ersin Tatar started his presidency by taking an oath! He will make his first official visit to Turkey.

Ersin Tatar, who was elected president in the election held in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) on October 18, took the oath of office. Vice President Fuat Oktay, deputies and military officials attended President Tatar’s swearing-in ceremony at the Republican Assembly.

Ersin Tatar, who was elected president of the TRNC, was sworn in today and officially began his post.

Ersin Tatar, who was elected president in the election held in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) on October 18, took the oath of office. Vice President Fuat Oktay, deputies and military officials attended President Tatar’s swearing-in ceremony at the Republican Assembly. Tatar, who was elected the country’s 5th president in Sunday’s election, was sworn in by reading the presidential oath of office. After the ceremony, Tatar will move to the Presidential Palace to take over the mission from TRNC President Mustafa Akinci. At the presidency, the handover ceremony will be held at 17.00.

According to the article 100th constitution of the TRNC, the President’s Oath is as follows :

“The existence and independence of the state, the indivisible integrity of the country and the people, I would protect the unconditional sovereignty of the people; the rule of law, democratic, secular and social state of law and I will stay committed to the principles of Atatürk; I will work for the welfare and happiness of my people; human rights and the fundamental rights and freedoms of every citizen to benefit from the ideal, and depart from their commitment to the Constitution and laws; the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and the duty to fulfill and glorify impartially on me I bought I swear on my honor that I will try everything in my power and integrity.”

Communication Presidency, made a statement on the visit will be realized Tatar President of the TRNC to Turkey. The statement, “Turkish Cypriot leader Mr. Ersin Tatar, President Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the invitation, it will be his first overseas visit to Turkey on October 26, 2020. Talks During the visit, to be dealt with all aspects of the Turkey-Cyprus relations, the Cyprus issue and the Eastern Mediterranean ‘ It is envisaged to exchange views on current developments in “.