KONYA (QHA) -

Opening ceremony of «Abdulcemil Kırımoğlu Parkı» park took place April 16 in Konya, Turkey.

 The park, named after Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Jemilev situated at Istanbul highway in Turkish city of Konya.

The opening ceremony was attended by Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Jemilev and his wife Safinar Jemileva, head of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov, deputy head of Mejlis Aslan Omer Kirimli, Mejlis member Riza Shevkiev, members of Association of Crimean Tatars in Turkey and others.

The event comes a day after Turkish President Abdullah Gul conferred Mustafa Jemilev with the Order of the Republic Medal of Turkey in presidential palace in Ankara. 

QHA