Governance

“We believe in the greatness of Turkey and in the strength of the Turkish nation”

Speaking at AK Party's parliamentary group meeting, President Erdogan said: Our nation has never disappointed or abandoned us in any struggle of ours thus far. We believe in the greatness of Turkey and in the strength of the Turkish nation.

President and AK Party Chairman Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivered a speech at the parliamentary group meeting of the Justice and Development (AK) Party.

OUR NATION HAS NEVER ABANDONED US IN ANY STRUGGLE OF OURS

We see the security of our economy just as important as the security of our borders, President Erdogan underscored, adding: It will be inevitable for us to reach wrong conclusions unless we correctly analyze the reasons of the recent fluctuations in economy. It is now clear as day that we are faced with a project that seeks to redesign our country in line with a global scenario.

President Erdogan went on to say: We, the 82 million, will all together work hard and achieve Turkey's goals for 2023. No attack will cause the damage sought to be created in our economy if we stand strong.

President Erdogan further stressed: Our nation has never disappointed or abandoned us in any struggle of ours thus far. We believe in the greatness of Turkey and in the strength of the Turkish nation.

TURKEY WILL CONTINUE TO CARRY OUT ITS OWN PROGRAMME IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

Answering reporters' questions following the parliamentary group meeting, President Erdogan, regarding the U.S. and the European Union's call for Turkey to halt its drilling activities in the Mediterranean, said Turkey will continue to carry out its own programme therein, and that it does not pay heed to the instructions or evaluations of some circles. President Erdogan further noted that Turkey, as a guarantor country, endeavors to protect the rights of its cognates, especially in East Mediterranean, Southeast Mediterranean and in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Source: Presidency of the Republic Of Turkey