Pakistan, Turkey hold parliamentary level talks in Ankara

ANKARA: Parliamentary level talks between Pakistan and Turkey started in Ankara on Monday.

Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq is leading a Pakistani parliamentary delegation while Speaker Turkish parliament Ismail Kahraman is heading the Turkish parliamentary delegation.

During the talks Ayaz Sadiq stressed the need for diversified relations between the two countries covering all fields.

He said parliament was the appropriate forum which could pave the way for wide ranging mutual relations and bringing people of the two countries further closer.

Referring to the failed military coup of July last year, he reiterated Pakistan’s support for democracy in Turkey.

Ayaz Sadiq also wished well for Turkey in forthcoming referendum.—Radio Pakistan