Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif leaves for Turkey

Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif left for Turkey on Wednesday on a three-day visit to attend the Pakistan-Afghan-Turkey Trilateral summit in Ankara. During the summit‚ the Prime Minister will have extensive interaction with Turkish President Abdullah Gul‚ Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Afghan President Hamid Karzai.

He will also separately meet the President and the Prime Minister of Turkey to review bilateral relations with focus on economic cooperation. In Istanbul‚ the Prime Minister will be having meetings with the Chairman/CEO of major Turkish companies.

The Ankara Trilateral summit would carry forward the process of constructive engagement and leadership exchanges on the evolving situation as well as matters of common interest.