Turkish Cyprus PM says to run for presidency

Prime Minister Dervis Eroglu said that he would stand for an upcoming presidential vote.

Turkish Cyprus PM says to run for presidency

Prime Minister Dervis Eroglu of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) said on Monday that he would stand for an upcoming presidential vote which is expected to take place in April.

Eroglu, who also serves as the chairman of National Unity Party (UBP), said his candidacy would be announced formally after a voting in UBP Party Assembly on
Tuesday.

Rauf Denktas is the first and founder president of TRNC and he retired in 2005. His post was taken over by Mehmet Ali Talat, the current President.


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