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Turkish Defense Minister meets Ethiopian counterpart

05 April 2010 [16:37] - TODAY.AZ
Turkish National Defense Minister Vecdi Gonul met with Defense Minister Siraj Fegessa of Ethiopia in Ankara on Monday.
Gonul said that the relations between Turkey and Ethiopia were in perfect level.

He expressed belief that Fegessa's visit would further strengthen the relations.

Gonul said that a military cooperation and a defense industry cooperation agreement were signed between the two countries, adding that the agreements would be approved by Turkish Parliament.

Gonul said that after the agreements were approved, the relations would further develop.

Ethiopian minister said that the relations between Turkey and Ethiopia were rooted, adding that Ethiopia attached a special importance to the relations with Turkey.

Noting that Turkey was one of the first countries which opened embassy in Ethiopia, Fegessa said that they hoped the relations would further develop not only in political but also in defense industry area.


/World Bulletin/
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