On November 10, the Seville Mosque Foundation had the honor and pleasure of receiving the Hon. Mr. Cihad Erginay, ambassador of the Republic of Turkey in Spain. He was accompanied on that visit by the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Turkey in Seville, Mr. Manuel Moreno and the Minister of Culture of the Turkish Embassy, Mr. Ersin Adigüzel.
During the visit he was shown the facilities of the Foundation and was informed of the activities carried out by the Foundation throughout this year and of the activities carried out in cooperation with Turkish entities. Mr. Ambassador was very interested in the status of the construction project of the Seville Islamic Cultural Center and he was open to continue cooperating to find ways to support this project and other projects of various kinds.
At the end of the visit, the president of the Foundation, Ibrahim Hernández and Hajj Abdelghani Melara presented him with a plaque, a detailed report of the activities carried out by the Foundation in the years 2018/2019 and a copy of the Coran translated by Hajj Abdelghani Melara and edited in Turkey and donated the Foundation by the Turkish Ministry of Religious Affairs through its Embassy in Spain. From the Mosque Foundation of Seville, we would like to thank Mr. Ambassador, Mr. Manuel Moreno and Mr. Ersin Adigüzel for their visit and we hope it will continue to strengthen relations with the Turkish Embassy, with the Republic of Turkey and to continue developing projects in common in the future.