Beykoz Municipality, member of the Administrative Board of the Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) and Beit Hanoun Municipality, one of the members of TDBB in Palestine, signed Sister City Protocol in a ceremony held in Beykoz on October 25, 2021.

Mayor of Beykoz Murat Aydın, Mayor of Beit Hanoun Imad A. Adwan, Deputy Mayor of Beit Hanoun Municipality Muhanned Al-Qanou and Deputy Mayor of Beykoz Municipality Fatih Sağlam attended the signing ceremony.

Emphasizing that it is a necessity of brotherhood to be happy with the joy of worrying about Palestine, which is the bleeding wound of the Islamic World, Mayor of Beykoz Murat Aydın stated that they will give all kinds of support for the development of relations in the field of municipality.

Beit Hanoun Mayor Imad A. Adwan, who said that Turkey always stands by Palestinian people and that they are extremely pleased to be hosted in Beykoz and the start of sister city relations, thanked Mayor Murat Aydın and the people of the district.

After the protocol signing ceremony, Mayor of Beykoz Murat Aydın presented a gift of nightingale to Mayor Imad A. Adwan in memory of the day. Mayor of Beit Hanoun Imad A. Adwan presented a scarf and a certificate of appreciation to Mayor Murat Aydın with the flags of the two countries. The ceremony was completed with a photo shoot to commemorate the day.