World Bulletin/News Desk
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to depart later on Sunday for Slovenia on an official visit, his press office said in statement.
Erdogan will hold a series of formal talks in Ljubljana and discuss Turkish-Slovenian relations in detail, the statement said.
A delegation of 8 Turkish cabinet members are expected to accompany the prime minister, who is also set to be presented with "the Statesman of the Decade" award by the International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES).
Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan in set to pay a visit later in Italy on Tuesday to participate in the third edition of the Turkey-Italy Intergovernmental Summit.
Erdogan will be accompanied by a delegation of 9 Turkish cabinet members.
The summit meeting is expected to discuss cooperation in combat against terrorism, organized crime and aggravated felonies, as well as an agreement in social services, environmental issues, efforts to set up a joint committee for economy and trade and cooperation in science and technology.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 06 Mayıs 2012, 14:17