Sister city protocol was signed between Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) members Safranbolu Municipality and Osh Municipality which was chosen as Cultural Capital of Turkic World of 2019, with a ceremony on 16 October 2019.
During the signing ceremony which was held in Safranbolu, Mayor of Safranbolu Elif Köse stated, in her speech, that to connect these two cities with sisterhood has been very important for Turkish World. Köse also stated that Osh city became the eighth sister city of Safranbolu and added that “We are going to make joint projects which will support our cities in economic and cultural aspects. Culture, economic wealth and sources of Osh city will be taken into account in our joint projects and we are planning to carry out our sisterhood with such projects.”
Head of City Council of Osh city Ormanov Turatovich emphasized 3 thousand years of long history of Safranbolu and he underlined that cities that are following the protection rules are valuable for him.
After the speeches, Köse and Turatovich signed the sister city protocol.