Turkish president to host party leaders on April 23

Turkey's President Abdullah Gul has invited senior government leaders and the chairmen of all of the country's parliamentary opposition parties to attend a luncheon at the presidential palace on April 23.

Turkish president to host party leaders on April 23
Gul's office announced the event late Wednesday, releasing a letter form the president saying he would be happy to host the country's top political leaders, Turkish NTV reported.

April 23 marks the 88th anniversary of the establishing of the parliament of the Republic of Turkey and is a national holiday.

Among those invited to the luncheon are speaker of the parliament Koksal Toptan, Prime Minister and Justice and Development (AK) Party chairman Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Republican People's Party (CHP) chairman Deniz Baykal, Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) chairman Devlet Bahceli, Democratic Society Party (DTP) group chairman Ahmet Turk, Democratic Left Party (DSP) chairman Zeki Sezer, Grand Unity Party (BBP) chairman Muhsin Yazicioglu, and Freedom & Solidarity Party (ODP) chairman Ufuk Uras.

Last Mod: 17 Nisan 2008, 15:21
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