APP10-22 RAWALPINDI: May 22 - Federal Minister for Defence Production Barrister Usman Ibrahim exchanging views with Turkish Ambassador H.E. I. Mustafa Yardakul at Ministry of Defence Production. APP photo by Abid Zia

RAWALPINDI, May 22 (APP):Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey, Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul called on Minister for Defence Production, Barrister Usman Ibrahim on Tuesday and discussed matters of mutual interest.
They expressed satisfaction on brotherly relations between the two countries besides the ongoing cooperation in defence technical field.
The minister appreciated the extent of cooperation between the two countries and emphasized on importance of continuation and expansion of strategic partnership and collaboration between the two
countries in other fields as well considering defence industrial and technical cooperation integral part of Pak-Turkey strategic relationship.
They also lauded signing of MoU for purchase of Super Mushshak as an encouraging
development in the defence relations between the two countries.
Both sides also stressed on joint ventures in emerging technologies and opined that investment
by private sector companies in these areas would be useful.
The minister was impressed with the progress of Turkish defence industry. He also mentioned
the high quality of Pakistan’s defence industrial products.