Turkish foreign minister meets Greek premier

Davutoglu and Samaras discussed bilateral relations as well as latest developments in Syria, and the Greek prime minister also brought up the issue of illegal immigration.

Turkish foreign minister meets Greek premier

World Bulletin / News Desk 

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Wednesday met separately with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Greek Parliament Speaker Evangelos Meimarakis as part of his formal visit in Athens, the Greek capital.

According to diplomatic sources with knowledge of the meetings, the Davutoglu and Samaras discussed bilateral relations as well as latest developments in Syria, and the Greek prime minister also brought up the issue of illegal immigration.

Sources said the Turkish foreign minister had expressed Turkey's readiness for cooperation to make the Aegean "a sea friendship and peace."

Meimarakis said Greece was convinced that mutual dialogue could solve all issues between the two countries.

Davutoglu later met with his Greek counterpart Dimitris Avramopoulos. The two ministers were expected to hold a joint press conference.

 

 

Güncelleme Tarihi: 10 Ekim 2012, 13:36
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