North Cyprus is going to organise 1st Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO) University Games. Turkish Youth and Sports Minister Suat Kilic attended the opening ceremony of the games in Lefkosa. He said that by organising such events a ray of hope has woke for ending the embargoes on North Cyprus.
Seven different countries‘s athletes will be participating in the sports event. The event was held by Turkey University Sports Federation. The athletes from Turkey, North Cyprus ,Afganistan , Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Pakistan are attending the event which will end on April 20.