Last quote by Abdullah Gul
Abdullah Gul quotes
Palestine is a state under occupation and the Palestinians are using military means to end the occupation. Even after United Nations rulings, Palestine is still under occupation.
I will say immediately to you that there is no immigration from Anatolia towards Cyprus. If this peace plan had been accepted, at the time of the referendum of 2004… if the Cypriot Greeks had not rejected the peace plan, today the soldiers Turkish stationed on the island would have withdrawn. Everyone knows that, including the European Union. We are not against a solution.
The debate on the way the nation is governed can be heated from time to time. But I think it's quite normal because we are an open and democratic society. But I believe Turkey will overcome this.
Both "our citizens and foreign investors have a strong belief in the future of Turkish Cyprus.
More than half of Turkish women wear the veil.
From now on my nation will decide and I commend myself to them. They will decide when the time comes.
A country with a Muslim identity can be democratic, transparent and can be comfortable in a modern world. We will prove this.
The problem now is a political problem, not a technical problem any more – it's well-known. As a political problem, it can fall under the UN umbrella. Of course, the Finnish presidency, with good will, did everything and really worked hard, and we appreciate their efforts.