The 6th edition of the Türkçevizyon festival in Turkey will not be held.
The festival which has been held every year since 2009 was started by TRT as a celebration of Turkic culture and had featured performers from across Europe and Asia. A number of Turkvizyon and Eurovision participants had also participated in the festival over the years.
The announcement was made on the festival’s Facebook page, it read:
Dear Singers and journalist ; Due to technical difficulties Turkcevision will not take place this year. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.