A monument to Manas was erected in Istanbul
Today, the opening ceremony of the monument to Manas hero, the main character of the Manas epic, which is generic to all Turks, was held in the city of Istanbul, Turkey.
The Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov and the Minister of Culture and Tourism of Turkey Numan Kurtulmuş, as well as state and public figures and intellectuals attended the solemn ceremony.
According to eyewitnesses of this historical event, the tall monument in Istanbul's Sütlüce Park will strengthen a friendship and cultural relationship between two brotherly countries.
The event was continued by the concert program prepared by famous Kyrgyz musicians.
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