World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday that a large number of his ministers would accompany him during a visit to the Egyptian capital, Cairo, next month.
"We will participate in the Turkey-Egypt High Level Strategic Council Meeting with 13 of my ministers which is planned to be held in November," Erdogan told a joint press conference with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi after their meeting in Ankara, the Turkish capital.
Morsi attended earlier in the day a congress of Erdogan's ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party.
Erdogan said the High Level Strategic Council meeting would further improve already strong historical and cultural ties between the two countries.
"I am confident the our Cairo meeting will produce some serious results," Erdogan said, adding that latest developments in the Middle East and in Syria would also be on the agenda of the meeting.
Prior to the joint press briefing, Turkish Deputy Minister Ali Babacan and Egyptian Finance Minister Mumtaz al-Said penned loan agreement.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 01 Ekim 2012, 09:22