News Center –TDO- A reception was held at Ankara Sheraton Hotel hosted by Romania's Ambassador to Ankara Gabriel Catalin Sopanda and his wife, Lavinia Ochea, as Romania took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from January to June 2019.
The guest list of the reception included the head of EU Delegation to Turkey Christian Berger, the mission chiefs and many other guests as well as local journalists.
Ambassador Saponya made a speech at the reception and he underlined that during the term of the presidency of Romania, they will work to improve the common values of the European Union and also he will cooperate with his Turkish friends in this process.
Christian Berger, The head of the EU Delegation to Turkey, wished success to Romania during their presidency.
As a part of the event, "Turkey through the eyes of European Union diplomats" photo exhibition was presented to the guests.
Approximately 70 photos, which were taken by ambassadors and diplomats of 18 EU countries (Finland, Luxembourg, Italy, Romania, Portugal, Slovakia, Estonia, the Netherlands, Austria, Spain, Poland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Germany, the UK, Malta and the EU Delegation) during their terms of office in Turkey, were exhibited in the event.