HE Mr. Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul, Ambassador of Turkey has called on Ms. Zobaida Jalal Federal Minister for Defence Production in her office at Ministry of Defence Production, Rawalpindi today.
The ambassador has congratulated the federal minister on assumption of the new responsibilities. The ambassador said that Pak turkey has exemplary relations.
The minister has formally welcomed the ambassador, and said that the Islamic history and cultural ties between the two countries are part and parcel of the bilateral relations. The ambassador has conveyed the message of the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and lauded the statement of Prime Minister of Pakistan in the wake of economic crisis in Turkey. The ambassador said that the statement of Prime Minister Imran khan is being taken very positively in Turkey. The minister has appreciated the extent of the Defence and industrial cooperation between Pakistan and turkey. The Minister expressed Pakistan’s strong desire to deepen, broaden and strengthen its partnership with Turkey in all fields including defence cooperation.
Referring to the cooperation between Pakistan and turkey the minister has also openly invited turkey to extend the Pak Turk cooperation in CPEC. The minister has said that present government is emphasizing on governance in Baluchistan and reforms will be visible in social sector in Baluchistan. The minister apart from Defence cooperation seek to establish levels of cooperation in social sectors and education.
Pakistan China reiterated to enhance cooperation in Defence Production
Chinese ambassador to Pakistan H.E Yao Jing has called on federal minister for Defence Production Ms. Zobaida Jalal today at Islamabad. The ambassador and the federal minister has discussed the various aspects of cooperation in the fields of defence production. The minister reiterated the need for closer cooperation in all fields including CPEC and emphasized the need to focus more on development projects in Balochistan. The minister has also said that Baluchistan is the top priority in CPEC projects and welcomed the interest of other friendly countries in CPEC projects. The minister acknowledged the support and cooperation by China in various projects of defence production industry.