Turkey's 12 ambassadors around the world changed

The ambassador to Tokyo is appointed to Washington, while deputy spy chief is named new ambassador to UK.

Turkey's 12 ambassadors around the world changed

World Bulletin / News Desk

Turkey's diplomatic envoys in twelve posts have been changed according to new decree announced today.

Serdar Kilic, Turkish ambassador to Tokyo has been appointed to Washington.

Deputy undersecretary of Turkish Intelligence Agency (MIT) Abdurrahman Bilgic will be new Turkish ambassador in London.

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu issued new assignments for ambassadors and called his diplomats to convey his best wishes.

Turkey's former Ambassador in Cairo Huseyin Avni Botsali, who has served during the revolution, presidential term of Muslim Brotherhood's Muhammed Morsi and the military coup in Egypt was appointed Turkey's Permanent Representative at UNESCO.

Other newly appointed ambassadors are as follows:

Ahmet Bulent Meric, ambassador to Tokyo,

Cihad Erginay ambassador to Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzeginova,

Mehmet Tugrul Gucuk ambassador to Bern, Switzerland

Hakki Akil ambassador to Paris, France

Aydan Yamancan ambassador to Vilnius , Lithuiania

Ahmet Necati Bigali ambassador to Prague, Czech Republic

Esra Demir ambassador to Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Hikmet Renan Sekeroglu ambassador to Bamako, Mali

Mehmet Bilir ambassador to Nouakchott, Mauritania.

The appointment process will be completed after recieving approval letters from the respective countries.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 06 Ocak 2014, 14:10