Prime Minister Tufan Erhürman and Deputy Prime Minister-Foreign Minister Kudret Özersay held their first trip abroad since taking up office to the Turkish capital Ankara.
The two met with the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım and the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister in Charge of Cyprus Affairs Recep Akdağ.
Erhürman and Özersay returned to the Repubic last night.
Speaking at Ercan Airport, the Prime Minister said that they had held a long and productice meeting with the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım and the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister in Charge of Cyprus Affairs Recep Akdağ.
“We particularly informed them on actions we plan to take which require Turkey’s support. It was pleasing to see that we were in harmony with Turkish officials to a great degree.”
Stating that they had also the opportunity to meet with the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Erhürman said that this meeting too had been extremely useful.
“The messages of support we have received from the Turkish Republic for our 4 party coalition has made us happy, has motivated us and has further encouraged our will to work” he said.
The Prime Minister added that they had been unable to meet with the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has he was holding contacts abroad.