Ambassador: Turkey wants to deliver a message of peace to world with events on Canakkale Victory

By: Malahat Najafova

Baku: “We are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the victory in the Battle of Canakkale. We are not corresponding with Armenia in this regard. We want to deliver a message of peace to the world with these events. We consider it very important to give this message,” Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Ismail Alper Coskun told APA.

Commenting on the reports that Russia will participate in events dedicated to the Canakkale Victory, the ambassador said: “We will be pleased if the country, that we have established good relations with, like Russia attends this event.”

The ambassador said he doesn’t know representatives from which countries will attend the event.

“We have sent invitations to all countries involved in the Battle of Canakkale. We are ready to host the recognition of this historic event. The Azerbaijani president also said in Turkey that he would attend these events, we are very pleased of it,” he noted.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency