Home / News / Turkey’s Erdogan sworn in as president

Turkey’s Erdogan sworn in as president

erdogan was sworn in as ’s 12th at a ceremony in parliament on Thursday, cementing his position as the country’s most powerful modern leader, in what his opponents fear will herald an increasingly authoritarian rule.

“In my capacity as President of the Republic, I swear upon my honor and repute before the great Turkish nation and before history to safeguard the existence and independence of the state,” said, reading the oath of office.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

Scroll To Top