COE CSW celebrated Cumhuriyet Bayramι, the Turkish Republic Day. The ceremony started with playing the Turkish National Anthem. Captain TUR N Murat Erdem, Branch Head Development and External Relations, held a speech about the importance of the day and the Turkish Republic.
The event was respectfully attended by the COE CSW Executive Director, Branch Heads, Staff Officers, Petty Officers and Civilian Employees.
The Turkish Republic Day occurred on Tuesday, the 29th of Ocotber 2013. It commemorates that Turkey has been declared as a "Republic" by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of Turkey in 1923.