The Nevruz Day
, heralding the beginning of spring, was celebrated in the Turkic world, particularly in Turkey, on Saturday.
Daily VATAN's columnist Rusen Cakir covered the Nevruz Day celebrations in the southeastern city of Diyarbakir where the celebrations received biggest participation: "I was in Diyarbakir in 1992 again for the Nevruz.
This year's Nevruz Day, the beginning of the spring, was celebrated by the the people and the state officials in separate ceremonies and rallies.
Ambassador in Ankara James Jeffrey attended the Nevruz Day celebrations at the capital's Ataturk Culture Center.
The Nevruz day was celebrated in many cities and squares on Saturday without problems.