Following the statement of Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, "We will vaccinate everyone who can see the tourist by the end of May", an advertisement video with the text "I am vaccinated" came from the Ministry of Tourism. After the reactions, the advertisement video was deleted. CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu also reacted to the situation.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu made a statement that caused reactions recently, "We have taken some measures to be able to enter the tourism season safely and for the safety of our citizens, we will vaccinate everyone who can be seen by the tourist by the end of May".
Çavuşoğlu made the correction “What the tourist sees”, that we do not mean what he sees from afar, but our citizens working in the hotels and touristic facilities where the tourist comes ”.
Following Çavuoğlu's statements on tourism, the promotion prepared by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism's travel guide platform 'Go Turkey' for foreign tourists was deleted 2 hours after it was published on social media.
"CLEANED HOLIDAY VILLAGES AND VACCINATED STAFF!"
In the video prepared jointly with Turkish Airlines (THY) in order to introduce Turkey to foreign tourists by the Ministry, “I'm Vaccinated” masks were used. Video, In the video, it was seen that the faces of those working in the tourism sector were wearing masks saying "Enjoy it, I am vaccinated. In the post, “Cleaned resorts and vaccinated staff! We call it double security for tourism ”. After the reactions, the advertisement video was removed.
The expressions used in the video prepared and published by the Ministry of Tourism are as follows: “Are you looking for a safe holiday this summer? Come to Turkey. The previous summer, millions of visitors had enjoyed fun in clean resorts. This summer, we vaccinated all our employees. Sterilized resorts and vaccinated employees! We call this 'Double Security for Tourism'. Our guests call it 'Peace of Mind'. Come and your safe heaven; Enjoy the Turkish beaches "
REACTION FROM KILIÇDAROĞLU
CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu also reacted to the situation on his Twitter account. Kılıçdaroğlu, who labeled AKP's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Minister of Culture and Culture and Tourism Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, said, “You have succeeded in poisoning the feast of our nation. Finally, we had a ministry that humiliated its own nation! The tourism industry needs these revenues. It would be great if you work with competent people every now and then ”.