Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will make an official visit to Turkey for two days tomorrow
ISLAMABAD (AP) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Mohammad Shahbaz Sharif will pay a two-day official visit to Turkey on November 25.
Alongside President Erdogan, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will launch the third of the four MILGEM Corvette ships of the Pakistan Navy, PNS Khaibar, at the Istanbul shipyard.
The leaders will also hold wide-ranging discussions on bilateral relations, regional situation and other common issues.
The Prime Minister will meet with the leaders of the Turkish business community. The President of ECO Trade and Development Bank will also talk to the Prime Minister during his stay in Istanbul.
Pakistan and Turkey share a common bond of faith, culture and history and a bond of brotherhood bound by special friendship and mutual trust.
The MILGEM project, based on joint cooperation between the two countries, represents a major milestone in the upward trajectory of the Pakistan-Turkey strategic partnership.
The launch ceremony of the first corvette of the Pakistan Navy PNS train took place in 2011. in Istanbul in August 2021 and the second ship, PNS Badr, in Karachi in May 2022.
Frequent leadership exchanges are a hallmark of Pakistan-Turkey’s eternal bond of friendship. Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif earlier visited Turkey in May-June 2022.