2 May 2017 Ankara

Delegation of Pakistan National Defence University, National Security and War Course has visited the Ministry on the 2nd of May 2017.

During the visit, a roundtable meeting on Turkey – Pakistan Relations regarding the economy, defense, security policies was held.

Moderated by Acting Chairman of SAM Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mesut Özcan Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey was represented at the meeting by Director General for Bilateral Political Affairs (South Asia) Ambassador H.E. Fazlı Çorman, Head of Department at SAM Mrs. Fatma Çiğdem Tenker Köksal, Head of Department at Deputy Directorate General for Policy Planning Ms. Nezihe İpek Aynuksa and Second Secretary at SAM Mehmet Akif Hakan.

Invited by SAM Assoc. Prof. Dr. Uğur Güngör of Başkent University, Security Research Director of SETA Dr. Murat Yeşiltaş, Security Analyst of SETA Necdet Özçelik have also participated in the meeting.

Ambassador of Pakistan to Turkey H.E. Sohail Mahmood also joined the first and fourth section of the meeting.

Started with the mutual presentations, speeches and Q&A the meeting ended with exchanges of view on overall international matters.