Erdogan arrives to attend ECO summit

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APP119-28 ISLAMABAD: February 28 - President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan along with First Lady arrives to participate in the 13th ECO Summit at the Nur Khan airbase. Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ehsan Iqbal received him. APP photo by Irfan Mahmood

ISLAMABAD, Feb 28 (APP): President of Turkey Recep Tayyip
Erdogan was accorded a very warm welcome upon his arrival here on
Tuesday to participate in the 13th Economic Cooperation Organization
(ECO) Summit.
Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal received the
visiting dignitary at the Nur Khan Air Base. Turkish President was
accompanied by his spouse. Mayor Islamabad Shaikh Ansar Aziz and
other high officials were also present on the occasion.
The president was presented a 21-gun-salute on his arrival.
A red carpet was rolled out for President Recep Tayyip
Erdogan, while a smartly turned-out contingent of Pakistan Armed
Forces presented a guard of honour to him.
National anthems of Turkey and Pakistan were also played
on the occasion.