President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan issued a message on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the First Inönü Victory. In his message, President Erdogan said, “The victory we won in the First Battle of İnönü, the first battle of our regular army with the Greek army on the western front, has passed into our history as one of the brilliant examples of success. The First İnönü Victory was also the herald of the final victory of the War of Independence. Gazi Mustafa Kemal’s ‘smallest of the new government of Turkey, but the national ülkül young army, the narrow calculate three-fold enemy Inonu defeated in the Battle of’ victory, which said the words, increased the nation’s commitment and determination in their struggle. Our glorious victories achieved by our beloved nation with the struggle for independence at the cost of their lives will continue to be a source of inspiration for our future. We will continue to protect our holy homeland and flag with the same consciousness and loyalty at all times and under all conditions. On this occasion, I commemorate all the heroes of our struggle for independence, especially Gazi Mustafa Kemal, with respect and mercy ”.