Twenty six schools of Crimea and Eskisehir city (Turkey) are declared sister-schools and will begin cooperation in the near future.

An appropriate agreement was signed on November 16 by Turkish deputy education Minister Orhan Erdem, Eskisehir Governor Gungor Azim Tuna, leader of Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Jemilev, head of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov. The agreement was signed in the framework of the visit of the Crimean delegation to Eskisehir.

The signing ceremony was also attended by First Secretary of the Embassy of Ukraine in Turkey Denis Zolotaryev. Ukrainian Ambassador to Turkey Sergey Korsunskiy also met with leaders of the Crimean Tatar delegation.

In the course of cooperation it is planned to have exchange programs for students and teachers and conduct joint projects and events.

As reported, the Crimean delegation visited Eskisehir to present the first Crimean Tatar full-length movie “Haytarma” to Eskisehir audience. The delegation from Crimea included leader of Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Jemilev, head of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov, Mufti of Crimea Emirali Ablayev, head of Bakhchisaray district state administration Ilmi Umerov, members of Mejlis Ahtem Chiygoz and Gayana Yuksel, members of ATR TV channel led by the channel owner and general producer of “Haytarma” Lenur Islyamov.

The movie was shown at Ataturk Cultural Center (Anadolu University).

List of sister-schools is available at QHA agency.

QHA