Turkish Red Crescent receives President Erdogan


President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan received Red Crescent President Karim Kenek and Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Crescent and Red Cross Societies, Jagan Chapagın.


Humanitarian aid activities for refugees were discussed at the reception, which was held at the Hallish Convention Center.

Especially the Syrians in Turkey and neighboring countries, and the work carried out to make Istanbul the logistical base of the world of humanitarian aid.

President Erdoğan stressed that the International Federation and the international community should provide more effective support to Turkey’s efforts in the voluntary return of Syrians.


Red Crescent President Kenek and IFRC Secretary General Chapagın also thanked President Erdoğan for keeping the suffering of refugees on the agenda at every platform and for his humanitarian efforts.