President of Turkey Recep Tayyip erdoğan he said that Ankara is planning to establish a scientific base in Antarctica. The head of state said in his Twitter.
According to him, the project is planned to be implemented by 2019. Erdogan noted that with this scientific basis, Turkey will be among countries that have polar station in the Antarctic.
any other details of the Turkish leader announced.
back in April about the creation of the Turkish research base in Antarctica said the Minister of science, industry and technology of Turkey, Faruk will Oslo. According to him, this project should take part interior Ministry Turkey and Istanbul technical University.