On October 29, the flag of Turkey was raised in New York, USA, on the occasion of the Republic Day.
“Report”The local bureau of Turkey reports that the national symbol of Turkey is hung from a huge flagpole in the “Bowling Green” park located on “Wall Street”, which is considered the financial center and one of the most visited streets by tourists.
New York Mayor Eric Adams, Turkish diplomats, Turkish citizens living in the United States and our compatriots took part in the Republic Day ceremony.
E. Adams and Turkish Consul General in New York Reyhan Özgür raised the flags of Turkey and USA to the sky accompanied by the national anthems.
In the speeches, it was said that for 44 years now, the Turkish flag has traditionally flown in the center of New York every year on Republic Day.
Congratulating the people of Turkey on the occasion of the Republic Day, the mayor said that he is ready to support all the projects of the societies operating in New York.