A magnificent palace, 185 million dollars and the wife of President Erdogan shopogolichka
• Luxury Palace, 185 million dollars and the wife of President Erdogan shopogolichka
Although she says that he lives a modest and humble life of a pious Muslim, everyone knows that the wife of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Emine nothing that loves to spend money. Speaking of money: Forbes magazine estimated personal fortune of Turkey leader of 185 million dollars.
Turkish president's wife Emine (left) does not get out of shopping tours, preferring designer clothes and expensive antiques. She drinks a special white tea for two thousand dollars per kg of gilt cups for $ 350 apiece, while a quarter of the population lives on her country's four dollars a day.
Savor Emine Erdogan - a kaleidoscope of shopping trips in which she is particularly fond of buying designer clothes and expensive antiques.
But special attention deserves a magnificent palace on the outskirts of Ankara. Spread over an area of four square kilometers, the palace cost about $ 660 million. At the finish and furnishing money is not spared: silk wallpaper on the 2, 5 thousands of dollars per roll, sets of double doors for 47 thousand dollars each. It is estimated that it took more than 400 large size doors 2 * 3, 2 meter of the total value of 6, 6 million. The estimate of 450 single door has exceeded $ 34 million. Carpet area of 34 thousand square meters cost more than 9, 2 million dollars.
is well-known love of the Turkish president's wife for shopping tours in the most exclusive boutiques in the world.
Critics say the Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, famous for its love of luxury, it would hang with envy at the sight of Erdogan's palace. Other revile the architecture of the palace, saying that he was more like a station in China than anything pertaining to the former Ottoman Empire. The building known as the White Palace, twice the initial estimate of the construction, but Erdogan brushed aside the criticisms, saying the palace supports Turkey's prestige in the international arena. When asked why he had a new palace, he said that the reason for that cockroaches, which bred in his office, where he worked for another prime minister.
One for Emine closed for visitors shopping center in Brussels, so that she could arrange a designer shopping.
When the construction of the palace, Erdogan said that only natural materials produced in Turkey are used. But opponents, who have seen the architectural plans, saying that the roof is made in Germany, and marble for living rooms was purchased in India. Other construction materials came from Britain, France and Italy. Even the trees planted in the vast area of the palace, purchased in Italy and the Netherlands.
The accompanying her husband during an official visit to Warsaw, Emine after almost 50 thousand dollars at the fair of antiques. Erdogan said the White Palace, the reward for having brought the country to prosperity, but others point to this as a sign of growing authoritarianism. During the attempted military coup of July 15 bombers, F-16 fired at the palace, but the damage is not yet known. This palace - not only the residence of Erdogan, but also command and control center. As the White House in the United States, there is a room safe in the event of an emergency, as well as bunkers that can withstand biological, chemical and nuclear attack.
Love Erdogan luxury with him shares his wife Emine. One newspaper, supporting Erdogan's party, tried to imagine the 60-year-old first lady as a person who keeps track of every penny in the family budget, because of what opponents long sneered. The article was written as Emine, instead of throwing lemon and apple clean, collect them and prepare them to vinegar, and olive pits used for sauces. The article advised to follow the example of Emine and drink white tea from the Turkish region of Rize. Only journalists forgot to mention that it costs two thousand dollars per kilogram. On the Internet after this article Erdogan and his wife called hypocrites.
Erdogan family likes to have fun in his palace for 660 million dollars in the suburbs of Ankara.
Emine known love of designer clothes and bags. In October 2015 during a trip to Brussels Emine bodyguards blocked the entrance to the mall, where the wife of the Turkish president is elected Longchamp handbags. At that time, her husband met with European Union leaders to discuss solutions migrant crisis.
The president and his wife organize a lavish banquet in the state-owned Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul.
This year, Eminem claimed that the harems of the Ottoman Empire were "encouraging" educational institutions. Statement provoked discontent, but the next day he Erdogan eclipsed words of his wife, said in his speech marking International Women's Day, a woman - a mother first and foremost. In general, public criticism of Erdogan family is rare, because those who speak out, are in prison.
Palace for $ 660 million spread over an area of 4 square kilometers. No one is saved on its decoration and furnishing.
According to Forbes magazine, 62-year-old Turkish leader topped the list of highest paid politicians, with revenue of $ 57 million. It is believed that his personal wealth is estimated at $ 185 million, including investments in shares and a substantial real estate portfolio. He also owns several restaurants, a football team Istanbul Angels and their own brand of vodka.
and Emine Erdogan.
The silk wallpaper on the 2, 5 thousands of dollars per roll, sets of 47 thousand dollars each door, and all this - in hundreds of rooms of the palace.
Erdogan said the palace the reward for what he has brought the country to prosperity, but critics call it a sign of growing authoritarianism.
In the palace there is a safe room in case of emergency and bunkers capable of withstanding the biological, chemical and nuclear attack.
As a white palace, Erdogan uses the Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul for various meetings, such as meetings with the leaders of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.
Although the Turkish citizens have become accustomed to luxury, which Erdogan has surrounded his palace, the source of his fortune, which is estimated at 185 million dollars, it is a mystery.
Luxury life Erdogan's wife angered Turkey's population, a quarter of whom live in poverty.
The attempted coup on July 15 was quickly suppressed, and the President called on the people to oppose the war, tried to seize power.
The man is in front of the tank at the entrance to the airport "Ataturk" in Istanbul. Residents took to the streets to oppose the military coup.
Clothes and weapons of the soldiers involved in the attempted coup and surrendered, lying on a bridge over the Bosphorus.
After the failure of the coup attempt, during which killed at least 250 people have been detained more than 2,800 military rebels. The Turkish President has promised revenge for the excitement, culminating in death.