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Erdogan sworn in before parliamentarians

4 June , 2023  

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s swearing-in ceremony was held Saturday at the Turkish parliament.

“The swearing-in ceremony and inauguration of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan took place Saturday, June 3, at the Turkish parliament building in Ankara,” Anadolu Agency reported.

The ceremony was attended by representatives from 78 countries, including the heads of state and government of 20 countries.

Erdoğan, 69, was elected to a third presidential term – until 2028.

Later, Erdoğan will lay a wreath at the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder and first president of the Republic of Turkey. A luncheon in honor of the guests who arrived for the event is also planned.

On Saturday, Erdogan will also name a new Turkish cabinet.

Erdogan won the second round of the Turkish presidential election, which was held on May 28. According to data after processing 99.75% of ballots, Erdogan received 52.1% of the votes, while his opponent, opposition leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, won 47.9%.

Earlier, a video on the Club of Experts channel analyzed the situation in Turkey after the elections. The full video can be seen at the link:

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