National Anthem

National Anthem

Memet Eli Tewpiq (1901-1937)
Historical Background

The National Anthem of East Turkistan, March of Salvation, was written by Memet Eli Tewpiq in 1933. On the declaration of the Republic of East Turkistan on November 12, 1933 it was sung and declared as the state’s official national anthem. The National Anthem means independence, liberty, the ability of a nation to have its own place among other nations of the world , upholding and determining its own future.