Turkey's Prime Minister lauds nurses profession

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

“Nurses deserve the best because they are the symbol of hope and health,” Turkey's Prime Minister said Tuesday during celebrations marking World Nurses Day.

“Nurses deserve the best because they are the symbol of hope and health,” Turkey's Prime Minister said Tuesday during celebrations marking World Nurses Day.

ANKARA – Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaking on World Nurses Day has said “nurses have one of the most sacred professions and their passion and love is the symbol of hope and health for humanity.”

Erdogan added that “healthcare is a basic human right of all individuals without discrimination. Nobody should be denied healthcare in any circumstances.”

The prime minister in his speech also announced some additional benefits for nurses.

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