Statement of the International Fund for Cooperation and Partnership of the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea regarding the events in Turkey

The International Fund for Cooperation and Partnership of the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea (International Fund) with serious concern and anxiety followed the news of the military coup attempt of the Turkish government legitimately elected by the Turkish people in a democratic way.

International Fund supports people and the elected government of Turkey in restoring social peace and stability based on respect for democratic values and the Turkish legislation.

International Fund expresses its sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured.