Turkish FM due to Greece on Monday

Turkish FM and Chief Negotiator for EU talks Ali Babacan will depart for Athens Monday evening for a two-day official visit.

Turkish FM due to Greece on Monday
Babacan will go to Athens upon an invitation by Greek FM Dora Bakoyiannis.

After completing talks in Athens, Babacan will proceed to Komotini and Aleksandrapolis to meet Turkish community living in Western Thrace.

Sources said that during Babacan's visit to Athens new confidence building measures may be discussed between Turkey and Greece. While in Athens, Babacan will also be received by the Greek President, Prime Minister and Speaker of the Parliament.

Turkish businessmen will accompany Babacan in Greece.

Babacan and Bakoyiannis most recently met in Ankara on October at a meeting of Black Sea Economic Cooperation Foreign Ministers.


Güncelleme Tarihi: 05 Aralık 2007, 11:15