Environment Minister Bayraktar underlined his loyalty to what he called a ‘struggle,’ as he handed over his portfolio
, rebuked what he called an ‘operation against the government’ in a farewell speech
during a handover ceremony
to his successor, Efkan Ala
A day after three cabinet ministers resigned, Recep Tayyip Erdogan
, the premier, said those who tried to embroil him in the inquiry would be ?left empty-handed.?