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Erdogan extends Eid greetings to Muslim leaders

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks with Kosovan, Afghan, Indonesian counterparts in phone call

Zafer Fatih Beyaz and Yildiz Nevin Gundogmus   | 02.08.2020
Erdogan extends Eid greetings to Muslim leaders


The Turkish president on Sunday spoke over the phone with his counterparts from Kosovo, Afghanistan and Indonesia on the occasion of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha.

According to a statement by Turkey's Directorate of Communications, Recep Tayyip Erdogan exchanged Eid greetings with Kosovo’s Hashim Taci, Afghanistan’s Ashraf Ghani, Indonesia’s Joko Widodo and Bosniak Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Sefik Dzaferovic.

The leaders underscored their commitment to improve bilateral relations and strengthen cooperation on regional issues.

Most of the Muslim-majority countries around the world, including Turkey, are observing the four-day holiday that started on Friday.

*Writing by Havva Kara Aydin and Faruk Zorlu

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