'US wants meeting on criminals extradition': Turk Minister

Turkish Justice Minister Mehmet Ali Sahin said on Wednesday that the United States asked for a round table meeting regarding extradition of criminals.

'US wants meeting on criminals extradition': Turk Minister
"The meeting will take place in Istanbul at the end of March," he noted.

Sahin responded to the questions of reporters on various matters.

Asked to comment on the news reports that a joint commission would be established with the United States on extradition of criminals, Sahin said, "the U.S. Embassy and Turkish Justice Ministry carry out works to boost bilateral relations on legal and judicial areas."

"Justice Ministry welcomed the proposal for the round table meeting and want to invite the chief prosecutors of the countries within the EU, which we experience problems on extradition of the terror criminals," Sahin remarked.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 20 Şubat 2008, 13:13