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Turkish president, world leaders celebrate Eid on phone

Turkey's President Erdogan marks Muslim religious holiday with several world leaders over phone

Yildiz Nevin Gundogmus   | 12.08.2019
Turkish president, world leaders celebrate Eid on phone

ANKARA

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and several world leaders on Monday have exchanged greetings over Eid al-Adha, a Muslim religious holiday.

Turkey’s Directorate of Communications said in a statement that Erdogan had phone calls with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Kyrgyz President Sooronbay Jeenbekov and Kazakhstan’s founding President Nursultan Nazarbayev.

*Writing by Sena Guler

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