Center for Strategic Research (SAM) hosted a roundtable meeting with the officers of Pakistan National Defense University (NDU) to discuss the relations between Turkey and Pakistan within the context of security and defense policies on April 24, 2015.
The meeting was moderated by Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan, Chairman of Diplomacy Academy, with the participation of the NDU delegation led by Air Commodore Manochehr Azad. Colonel (R), Assoc. Prof. Uğur Güngör and Murat Dikmen, Head of Department, Deputy Directorate General for Bilateral Economic Relations, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs also participated in the meeting.
The meeting focused on mutual cooperation between Turkey and Pakistan in the international issues. Assoc. Prof. Özcan addressed the ongoing crises in the Middle East, the impact of Turkey’s Foreign Policy towards the region.
Participants shared their ideas and views and responded to various questions from each other during the Q&A session.