Turkish President Abdullah Gul has arrived in eastern province of Van, on Tuesday, first leg of his tour covering south-eastern provinces.
Gul's airplane landed in Van at 4:15 p.m..
There were a lot of people in front of Van governor building. The people showed their love and support to President Gül, chanting slogans, such as "Turkey are proud of you".
President Gul began his four-day tour of Van, Hakkari, Siirt, Sirnak and Diyarbakir.
Gul will visit the Governorship of Van and later hold a meeting with the representatives of non-governmental organizations. While in Van, Gul will also visit the Yuzuncu Yil University.
Gul's tour of south-eastern provinces will end on Friday, September 14th.
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