The prime minister said he hoped that Turkey raises many women such as Nur Tatar.
Nur Tatar, 23, won her first medal at the age of 15. She became twice European junior champion, and reached gold medals in A-class tournaments in Europe. She won the silver medal at the 2010 European Taekwondo Championships held in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
She qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics where she won the silver medal at 67 kg. At the 2013 Mediterranean Games in Mersin, Turkey she became gold medalist.