Turkey's President in Africa Day reception

Aside from President Gul, Ankara Governor Kemal Onal, representatives of foreign missions in Ankara attended the reception held in the occasion of the anniversary of the foundation of the African Union.

Turkey's President in Africa Day reception
Turkey's President Abdullah Gul attended the Africa Day reception held by Ambassadors of African states in Ankara.

Aside from President Gul, Ankara Governor Kemal Onal, representatives of foreign missions in Ankara attended the reception held in the occasion of the anniversary of the foundation of the African Union.

Delivering a speech at the reception on behalf of African missions in Ankara, Abdullah Zegour, Ambassador of Morocco expressed their happiness over Turkey's rapprochement and openness policy towards Africa in the last five years.

Zegour said the trade volume between Turkey and Africa was 15 billion USD in 2007 and they expected it to reach 50 billion USD by 2015.

Referring to the Turkey-Africa summit which will be held in Istanbul between August 18th and 21st, Zegour said this would contribute to the friendship between Turkey and African States.

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Güncelleme Tarihi: 03 Haziran 2008, 08:05
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