Turkey Foreign Minister to visit Sri Lanka tomorrow


Foreign Affairs Minister of the Republic of Turkey will pay an official visit to Sri Lanka between 14th and 15th June 2016.

The Minister will be received by President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe and the Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya.

He will also hold bilateral talks with the Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama.

Further, a MoU on cooperation between the Foreign Ministries of both countries on diplomatic training, exchange of information and documentation is expected to be signed.

This first ever visit of a Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey to Sri Lanka will provide an opportunity to evaluate the bilateral relations and cooperation between Turkey and Sri Lanka.