The 15 July Democracy and National Unity Train was sent off from ATG to Istanbul on 14 July 2021 at 09.55:XNUMX with a ceremony attended by TCDD Taşımacılık AŞ General Manager Hasan Pezük.
Making a speech before the farewell of the high-speed train (YHT), which was dressed with 15 July images with the theme of 15 July Democracy and National Unity Day by the General Directorate of TCDD Taşımacılık AŞ, Pezük said, “In the 5th year of the treacherous coup attempt of the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), YHT set We hung the posters prepared by the Presidential Communications Office on the trains, while dressing them with photographs that have become the symbol of unity and solidarity. In addition, their videos will be shown on our high-speed trains. " said.
General Manager Hasan Pezük, who stated that they wanted the magnificent victory of the nation's will and the lessons learned from this treacherous coup to be remembered and not forgotten by the next generations, with the 15 July Democracy and National Unity Day Train, which was dressed for the third time this year, said, 15 July Democracy and National Unity, which was dressed for the third time this year. He stated that they aim to remember the magnificent victory of the nation's will and the lessons learned from this treacherous coup, and not be forgotten by future generations.
As TCDD Tasimacilik, which has a 165-year railway culture, Pezuk has the spirit of the Struggle for Independence, which never dies and will never die, on the "July 15 Democracy and National Unity Day", being aware of the fact that many bitter and sweet memories of history, especially the heroism of the Independence Struggle, are the most precious treasures. Expressing that they are proud to be out, he said:
We believe that protecting our beautiful country to the end, working, producing and serving the nation is the highest feeling.
“Our 15 July Democracy and National Unity Day train will carry 56 thousand passengers while traveling approximately 60 thousand kilometers on the Ankara-Istanbul-Ankara line for two months, and will make everyone feel that spirit once again.
As the family of railwaymen, serving with the love of homeland in every corner of our country, while bowing respectfully in front of the cherished memories of all our martyrs, we believe that it is the highest feeling to protect, work, produce and serve the nation until the end of our beautiful homeland that they have entrusted to us.
We wish God's mercy on our 251 martyrs who laid their lives in this war against the national will, freedom and independence, especially Veteran Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who saved and entrusted this beloved homeland to us with the War of Independence, and all our martyrs. I am grateful to our veteran.
May the way of our 15 July Democracy and National Unity Day Train be clear.
As TCDD Transportation family, we will be working to deliver our citizens to their loved ones with our high-speed, mainline, regional, Marmaray and Başkentray trains together with this train on the Eid al-Adha.
On this occasion, I congratulate the esteemed participants, passengers, all our citizens, the Islamic World, and wish you many happy holidays. “