Secretary General made working visit to Turkey
September 18, 2015

On 17 September 2015, Secretary General Jandos Asanov paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. İsmet Yılmaz, Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey.

The parties discussed the outcomes of the Fifth Summit of the Heads of Member States of the Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking States (Turkic Council) and agreed that it gave impetus to the further development of relations among the countries. Secretary General Asanov informed the Turkish Speaker on current agenda of inter-parliamentary cooperation between the member countries and on the activities of the TURKPA Secretariat.

On the same day, Secretary General met with Mr. Ali Resül Usul, Head of the Strategic Research Institute under Turkish Foreign Ministry and Mr. Musa Yıldız, Head of the Board of Trustees of the Ahmet Yesevi University. The parties discussed issues and touched upon priority aspects of developing relationships among Turkic countries.