13-15 March 2016 Bath, United Kingdom

The fifth meeting “Turkish-British Tatlıdil Forum” was held on 11-13 March 2016, in Bath, UK. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey H.E. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and his British counterpart H.E. Phillip Hammond made the opening remarks at the Forum. Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Mehmet Şimşek addressed the participants during the gala dinner.

The meeting was attended by eminent representatives of politics, press, academic and business circles of both countries. Chairman of SAM Prof. Ali Resul Usul was among the participants.

Concurrent sessions on migration, recent developments in the Middle East, cyber threats and energy security were held within the scope of the event.

The “Tatlıdil Forum” is an unofficial platform established in 2011 to contribute to further enhancing bilateral relations in all areas through civil dialogue.