24 July 2021

Turkish president marks 98th anniversary of Lausanne Treaty Related news


ANKARA Turkey's president on Saturday marked the 98th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Lausanne, a landmark pact recognizing the modern Turkish state. "Our heroic nation's struggle for independence, crowned with victory despite all manner of impossibilities and difficulties, was confirmed in the international arena with the Treaty of Lausanne," Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in a statement, according to Turkey's Communications Directorate. The Treaty of Lausanne, signed by Turkey on one [...]