The 30 August Victory Day program was held in the garden of the Istanbul Archeology Museum by the Istanbul Governor’s Office.
Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya, his wife Hatice Nur Yerlikaya, 1st Army Commander Lieutenant General Kemal Yeni, İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu and his wife Dilek İmamoğlu received the guests at the entrance of the area.
Civil and administrative officials, representatives of foreign countries and minority communities, other protocol representatives, artists and guests attended the program.
The film, which was prepared for the August 30 Victory Day, was also screened in the program.
The ceremony held in the garden of Balçova Thermal Hotel by İzmir Governor Yavuz Selim Köşger, AK Party İzmir deputies Necip Nasır, Ceyda Bölünmez Çankırı, Aegean Army and Garrison Commander General Ali Sivri, İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, Provincial Police Chief Mehmet Şahne, İzmir Chief Public Prosecutor Kamil Erkut Güre, district governors, rectors, representatives of non-governmental organizations, veterans and protocol members.
Within the scope of the 30 August Victory Day celebration program in the city, the Aegean Army and Garrison Command Regional Band, the Southern Sea Area Command Band and the Air Training Command Band gave concerts in different squares of the city.
The lantern procession, organized by the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, started from the Konyaaltı Variant.
Within the scope of the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) measures, the HES code was questioned and the participants walked to Cumhuriyet Square with Turkish flags and torches in their hands.
The giant Turkish flag and the Atatürk poster created a visual feast. Resident foreigners also participated in the event.
As part of the celebrations, a reception was given at a hotel in Konyaaltı by Antalya Governor Ersin Yazıcı.
In Muğla, a reception was given by the Governor Orhan Tavlı on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the August 30 Victory Day.
Governor Tavlı welcomed the guests at the reception held in Muğla Teacher’s House.
Gendarmerie Regiment Commander Brigadier General Yusuf Kenan Topçu, Police Chief Süleyman Suvat Dilberoğlu, Muğla Chief Public Prosecutor Mehmet Nadir Yağcı, AK Party Muğla Deputy Yelda Erol Gökcan, CHP Muğla Deputy Süleyman Girgin, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University (MSKU) Rector Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Çiçek, district governors, provincial heads of political parties, representatives of non-governmental organizations, relatives of martyrs and veterans attended.
In the program, Tavlı took care of the guests and chatted with relatives of martyrs and veterans.
A reception was held in Burdur, hosted by the Governor Ali Arslantaş.
The families of the martyrs, children under state protection, and the city’s protocol members attended the reception organized at the Police House Göl Training and Recreation Facilities.
A lantern procession was held in Isparta on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the August 30 Victory Day, accompanied by the Mehteran.
The event, which started in front of the city hall, ended on July 15 at the Republic and Democracy Square. The performance of the Janissary band attracted great attention.
A lantern procession was held in Eskişehir on the occasion of August 30 Victory Day.
In the lantern procession held in boats on the Porsuk Stream, which passes through the city center, the young people, carrying flags and torches, chanted slogans such as “How happy is the one who says I am a Turk”.
Citizens who filled the shores of Porsuk Stream to watch the lantern procession also participated in the event by singing marches.
In Kayseri, the 30 August Victory Day Cycling Tour was organized by the Metropolitan Municipality Spor AŞ with the slogan “We Pedal to Victory”.
İbrahim Somtaş, General Manager of Spor AŞ, said that they organized an event with the slogan “We Pedal to Victory” to celebrate the August 30 Victory Day.
Stating that approximately 1200 people are cycling on the 10-kilometer track, Somtaş stated that the event, which started at Kadir Has Şehir Stadium South Parking Lot, ended at Cumhuriyet Square Kurşunlu Parking Lot.
Somtaş noted that the bicycles are equipped with Turkish flags and that they celebrate the holiday by creating bicycle awareness with red and white lights.
About 1200 people riding bicycles created colorful images at the event.
In the Kandıra district of Kocaeli, a group of divers performed a “victory dive” with a 54 square meter Turkish flag and Atatürk poster, on the occasion of August 30 Victory Day and Turkish Armed Forces Day.
A group of divers took the 9-meter-long and 6-meter-wide Turkish flag and Atatürk poster from the boat with the contributions of the Gendarmerie, Coast Guard and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Fire Department Kocaeli Water Accidents Prevention Center (KOSKEM) teams under the leadership of the Sea Stars Sports Club Diving Center on the coast of Kerpe. . The divers, who opened the poster with the flag at a depth of about 10 meters in the sea, swam to the beach after emerging from the water.
With the contribution of the citizens, the divers took the flag and poster to the beach accompanied by marches.
A lantern procession was held in Sivas on 30 August Victory Day and Turkish Armed Forces Day.
The lantern procession, which started in front of the Train Station, ended in Cumhuriyet Square.
The soldiers, who participated in the lantern procession with the Turkish flag and Atatürk poster in their hands, cried out from time to time the Great Leader’s words “How happy is the one who says I am a Turk”.
Governor Salih Ayhan, Deputy Commander of the 5th Infantry Training Brigade, Infantry Colonel Ayhan Ocak, representatives of public institutions and citizens participated in the lighthouse regiment.
Erzurum Governor Okay Memiş held a reception ceremony for the 99th anniversary of the Great Victory in a hotel on Palandöken Mountain.
Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mehmet Sekmen, 9th Corps Commander Major General Erhan Uzun, IYI Party Erzurum Deputy Muhammet Naci Cinisli, Erzurum Chief Public Prosecutor Hüseyin Tuncel, Regional Gendarmerie Commander Brigadier General Mehmet Çimen, Provincial Gendarmerie Commander Senior Colonel İlker Şimşek, AK Party Provincial President Mehmet Emin Öz, MHP Provincial Chairman Naim Karataş, mayors, directors of public institutions, military officers, relatives of martyrs and veterans, NGO representatives attended.
Governor Memiş and his wife Sibel İnci Memiş welcomed the guests at the entrance of the hall.
In his speech here, Memiş wished mercy to Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and all martyrs.
Noting that it is on the 99th anniversary of a tremendous move by the Turkish nation, which sees its freedom as equivalent to its existence, and expelled the invaders from their homeland, Memiş said, “The Turkish nation, who started the activity of turning Anatolia into a homeland in Manzikert for 100 years, has shown us indigestion and at every opportunity, this is what we do. He gave an unforgettable lesson on August 30 to the colonial crusader mentality that was trying to get rid of the land. said.
Memiş, “If it were not for August 26, 1071, we would not be in this land, this land would not be ours.” using the phrase, he noted:
“We are grateful to both commanders and statesmen, Sultan Alparslan and Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who made Anatolia a Turkish homeland and to remain a Turkish homeland, to the Turkish army who made a legend with their heroism in both wars, and to every Turkish son who loved independence. Today he established an independent state. “If we have become free citizens and walk with dignity and with our heads high, we owe it all to the August 30 Victory. One of the milestones of our War of Independence, the Great Offensive, is the manifestation of the desire of a nation to be destroyed and expelled from its homeland, to unite and save its homeland from the invaders, and to live independently.”
After the speech, a celebration cake was cut by the Governor Memiş and the members of the protocol.
The “Victory Convoy” was formed in Kars to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the August 30 Victory Day.
Citizens, who came together in front of Fethiye Mosque under the leadership of the Governor’s Office, toured the city accompanied by police, gendarmerie, public, institution and organization vehicles decorated with Turkish flags.
Citizens also showed great interest in the 200-vehicle convoy, which went to Faikbey Street via Cumhuriyet Street and then passed through Atatürk, Haydar Aliyev, İnönü and GAMP streets.
Citizens in the convoy with Turkish flags in their hands completed the city tour in front of the Provincial Security Directorate.
Some citizens saluted the convoy with Turkish flags on the side of the road.
A reception ceremony was held in Ardahan, on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the August 30 Victory Day, by the Governor’s Office.
Governor Hüseyin Öner, 25th Border Brigade Commander Berat Acar, Mayor Faruk Demir, protocol members, veterans and citizens attended the program at Ardahan Soldier Casino.
Governor Hüseyin Öner thanked the attendees and said, “With the August 30 Victory, which guaranteed our sovereignty, independence and eternal existence, Turkey proved to the whole world that no power can stand in the way of our nation’s faith in independence and love for the homeland. It maintains the same determination to eliminate internal and external threats.” used the phrase.
A concert was held in Erzincan due to the holiday.
Erzincan Municipality Janissary Band gave a concert in Cumhuriyet Square.
The program, which started with the recitation of the Holy Quran, continued with a mehter concert and heroic folk songs.
The program was attended by AK Party Erzincan Deputy Burhan Çakır, Erzincan Mayor Bekir Aksun, AK Party Provincial President Mehmet Şireci, MHP Provincial President Salih Aksu, CHP Provincial President Ayhan Doğan, Erzincan Binali Yıldırım University Rector Prof. Dr. Akın Levent and citizens attended.
Sakarya Governor Çetin Oktay Kaldirim gave a reception in Orman Park on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the Great Victory.
Managers of public institutions, representatives of non-governmental organizations, veterans, military personnel and journalists attended the reception.
In a statement to reporters here, Kaldirim said that August 30 was one of the important victories in the history that led to the foundation of the Republic and independence.
After the reception, an event was organized by Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality in Democracy Square.
The Metropolitan Municipality Mehter Team performed at the event, which started with a moment of silence and the National Anthem, followed by the recitation of the Qur’an.
The event, which attracted the attention of the citizens, ended after the prayer.
Within the scope of the 30 August Victory Day activities organized by Bilecik Municipality, the lantern procession that started from Edebali Stadium continued on Tevfikbey Street and ended at Cumhuriyet Square.
Citizens of Bilecik, who participated in the lantern procession with Turkish flags and lanterns in their hands, from time to time shouted Atatürk’s word “How happy is the one who says I am a Turk”.
After the lantern procession, singer Mehmet Erdem gave a concert in Cumhuriyet Square.
A reception was given by the Hatay Governor’s Office on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the August 30 Victory Day.
Governor Doğan welcomed the guests at the reception held in the garden of Hatay Governorship.
Speaking in the program, Governor Doğan said that August is the month of victories for the Turkish nation.
As part of the Celebration Program, the reception ceremony was held in the garden of the Edirne Governorship.
A lantern procession was organized by the Municipality of Edirne, accompanied by the municipal band. The march, which started with Turkish flags, Atatürk posters and torches in front of Şükrüpaşa Primary School, ended with a ceremony at the Atatürk Monument.
A lantern procession and a reception were held in Tekirdağ for the August 30 Victory Day.
In the event held by Süleymanpaşa Municipality, the crowd gathered in front of Tekirdağ Sailing Specialization Club walked from the coastal embankment area to Liberty Park with flags and lanterns.
A reception was held at a hotel in the city by the Tekirdağ Governor’s Office.
A reception was held by the Governorship of Kırklareli on the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the August 30 Victory Day.
In addition, the artist Suavi gave a concert in the program organized by Kırklareli Municipality at Freedom and Democracy Square.
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