Turkish Defense congratulates NATO on its founding anniversary


The Turkish Ministry of Defense on Thursday congratulated NATO on the 75th anniversary of the founding of the alliance.

This came in a publication in Turkish and English by the ministry on its official account on the X platform.

The ministry stated in its congratulations, “We congratulate the happy 75th anniversary of the founding of NATO, in which we have been a distinguished member since 1952.”

It was emphasized that Turkey would continue to perform all its duties and tasks successfully, as it has done since joining the alliance, and it was also emphasized that it would remain an active and constructive member of NATO.

In the same context, the Ministry of Defense announced that you can visit the ministry’s mobile application to view the content prepared on this topic.​​​​​​​

Turkey officially joined NATO on February 18, 1952, and the accession protocol was signed by the then President of the Republic, Celal Bayar.