Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) and Anadolu Agency (AA) signed cooperation protocol in the aim of taking joint steps in the future organizations and training programs.

The signature ceremony, that took place in TDBB Headquarters, was attended by President of TDBB and Mayor of Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality İbrahim Karaosmanoğlu and Deputy General Director of AA Mustafa Ozkaya, in addition to Mayor of Selchuklu Ugur Ibrahim Altay, Mayor of Kechioren Mustafa Ak, Mayor of Zeytinburnu Murat Aydin and Secretary General of TDBB Fahri Solak. Besides, Anadolu Agency Turkish World News Director Salih Zeki Sarıdanişmend and Director of International Operations İbrahim Yumaklı were present in the ceremony.

Deputy General Director of AA Mustafa Ozkaya talked in the signature ceremony and stated that he wished the protocol would be beneficial for Turkey, news quality of Anadolu Agency and Union of Turkish World Municipalities. He said, “Within the framework of the protocol, we will be also starting the new “Turkish World Packet” that we have been preparing so far. Since right now, I strongly believe that we will move more strongly with Union of Turkish World Municipalities with the cooperation we will make in the future.”

On the other hand President of TDBB Karaosmanoglu remarked, “Anadolu Agency is the accurate and healthy source of true information. It is a national institution. We have been already in cooperation with Anadolu Agency but with this protocol, we have made it more institutional. From now on our cooperation will be much stronger. I wish this protocol will be fruitful and beneficial for both parties.”