Skopje, August 12, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency
By Naser Pajaziti
Macedonian president, George Ivanov has been one of the first presidents who has congratulated Recep Tayip Erdogan for his election in the post of the president of Turkey, following his victory in Sunday’s elections.
The message emphasizes that president Ivanov was happy to learn that Mr. Erdogan won the trust of the Turkish people.
“On my behalf and on the behalf of the citizens of my country, I would like to congratulate you on your election and wish you success on your new post. Allow me, Mr. President, to say that I’m very happy about the traditional friendly relations and cooperation between our two countries. We believe that this cooperation will become even deeper in the future”, said Ivanov.
A message of congratulation was also sent by prime minister Nikola Gruevski and other political leaders in Skopje. /ibna/