Coalition President Discusses Situation of Syrian Workers in Turkey with President of Confederation of Public Servants Trade Union
President of the Syrian Coalition Anas al-Abda met with President of the Turkish Confederation of Public Servants and Trade Union (MEMUR-SEN) Ali Yalçın and discussed with him the situation of the Syrian nationals in Turkey, especially the latest measures in Istanbul.
President al-Abda stressed that the goal of the meeting is to work to improve the conditions of work for Syrian nationals in all Turkish cities and settle their legal status in their workplaces.
Tabled for discussions were also the issues of education in general and the teaching of the Arabic language for Syrian children in Turkish schools in particular. Both sides also discussed the development of training and development programs in partnership between the Union and the staff of the Syrian Coalition and the Syrian Interim Government.
For his part, Mr. Yalçın stressed the support of the Union for the Syrian people in general and Syrian refugees in Turkey in particular. He stressed that they will spare no effort to support the cause of the Syrian people in Turkey and everywhere in the world.
The Syrian Coalition continues to communicate with the Turkish authorities with the aim of mobilizing support and to overcome the obstacles facing the Syrian refugees in Turkey which is hosting more than three million Syrian refugees. The Coalitions is also seeking increased, constant coordination with the Turkish government to address the issues of the Syrian refugees and residents in Turkey. (Source: Syrian Coalition’s Media Department + Anadolu Agency)