Turkey decorates Pakistani PM with state medal of honor

Turkey's president decorated the Pakistani prime minister with a state medal of honor on Tuesday.

Turkey decorates Pakistani PM with state medal of honor

Turkey's president decorated the Pakistani prime minister with a state medal of honor on Tuesday.

Pakistani Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani received a state medal of honor from President Abdullah Gul for his contributions to friendly relations between the two countries.

"Gilani's efforts are of utmost importance for not only boosting regional and global peace, stability and prosperity but also enhancing deep friendly and brotherhood relations between Turkey and Pakistan," Gul said during the ceremony in Ankara.

Also speaking in the ceremony, Gilani reiterated political will to further improve friendship between Turkey and Pakistan.

President Gul later hosted a luncheon in Gilani's honor at the Presidential Residence.

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