A high delegation from Turkey paid a visit to Macedonia on Friday, on the occasion of Turkish Language Education Day. The delegation, consisting of Ibrahim Kalin, Presidential Spokesperson, Sabri Demiri, Western Balkans Adviser to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Tulin Erkan Kara, Ambassador to Macedonia, and Serdar Cam, TIKA President, met Stevo Pendarovski, National Coordinator for NATO Integration, Petar Atanasov, Deputy Minister of Education and Science, and Muhamed Zekiri, MP. The delegation members expressed unambiguous support for Macedonia’s road to EU and NATO membership. The same day, President Gjorge Ivanov sent a congratulatory message on the occasion of Turkish Language Education Day. Also on Friday, on the same occasion, a statue of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk was unveiled in Veles.