APP02-18 ISLAMABAD: MAY 18 Β– Pakistan Turkey Political Consultation at Directors General Level in Ministry of Foreign Affairs. APP photo by Javed Qureshi

ISLAMABAD, May 18 (APP): The first session of Pakistan-Turkey Regional Consultations
at Directors-General Level between the Foreign Ministries of the two countries were held
here Thursday and discussed in-depth the regional developments.
According to the Foreign office announcement, the Turkish side was led by Ambassador
Fazli Corman, Director General (South Asia) and the Pakistan delegation was led by
Mansoor Ahmad Khan, Director General (Afghanistan, Iran & Turkey).
These discussions were held as part of the on-going process to strengthen institutional
exchanges between the two brotherly countries. These exchanges would provide an
impetus to the closer cooperation on strengthening strategic ties in all fields of mutual
The two sides also held the Inaugural Session of the Joint Working Group on Political
Coordination within the framework of the Pakistan-Turkey High Level Strategic
Cooperation Council (HLSCC) that was established during the 5th HLSCC Meeting held on
February 23, 2017.