Commander Combined Task Force 150 (CTF150) Rear Admiral (UH) Muhammad Moazzam Ilyas is visiting Turkey from 18-20 November 2015. During his stay, he separately met with Chief of Staff of the Turkish Navy, Vice Admiral Serdar DÜLGER, Chief of Operations Turkish Navy, Rear Admiral (UH) Sinan Azmi TOSUN at Turkish Naval Headqarters and Chief of General Plan & Principles, Lt. General Salih ULUSOY at Turkish General Staff Headquarters in Ankara. CCTF 150 also met with Commander of the Turkish Northern Sea Area Command, Vice Admiral Hasan ŞÜKRÜ KORLU in Istanbul.
The President of Pakistan, Mr. Mamnoon Hussain, and Prime Minister, Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, held separate telephonic conversations with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu. The Pakistani leadership extended felicitations over peaceful completion of the electoral process and the historic success of the Justice & Development Party (AK Party) in the Parliamentary elections of 1 November 2015.
he 11th meeting of the Pakistan-Turkey High Level Military Dialogue Group (HLMDG) was held in Ankara on 27-28 October 2015. Defence Secretary Lt. General (Retd.) Muhammad Alam Khattak led the Pakistan delegation, while Deputy Chief of Turkish Armed Forces GeneralYaşar Güler headed the Turkish delegation.
urkish Minister for Defence Mr. Mehmet Vecdi Gönül, Commander of the Turkish Naval Forces Admiral Bülent Bostanoğlu, senior officials of the Turkish defence forces, foreign defence attaches based in Ankara, media, think-tanks and Pakistan community attended the 50th Pakistan Defence Day reception hosted by Ambassador of Pakistan Mr. Sohail Mahmood and Defence and Air Attaché Air Commodore Abbas Ghumman here Monday evening.
akistan and Turkey would work together to further intensify mutual collaboration in the field of disaster management. This was agreed during the meeting between Pakistans Ambassador to Turkey, Mr. Sohail Mahmood, and Dr. Fuat Oktay, President of Turkeys Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), in Ankara.