By Nazli Yuzbasioglu
ANKARA (AA) - Turkey's foreign minister marked Anadolu Agency's 100th anniversary on Monday.
"Anadolu Agency reports accurate and objective information to the entire world from the most difficult regions in the world, not only raising Turkey's voice but also those of victims and the oppressed," Mevlut Cavusoglu said in his speech at the Foreign Ministry.
Noting that Anadolu Agency has been covering news in 13 languages across five continents as a global brand and national pride, Cavusoglu said he heartfeltly congratulates Anadolu Agency’s 100th foundation anniversary.
Cavusoglu added: "We will always continue to support all Anadolu Agency employees working around the world. I wish many more successful years. I am confident that Anadolu Agency will succeed far beyond the point that we've reached today."
Since its foundation, Anadolu Agency has worked to disseminate factual news across the globe with confidence, impartiality, professionalism and speed.
It is seen as one of the world's most prestigious news agencies, currently producing news in 13 languages and serving 6,000 subscribers in 93 countries with at least 3,000 employees stationed in 100 countries.
*Writing by Davut Demircan