Mamnoon calls on Davutoglu, discusses matters of bilateral relations


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Turkey have stressed the need for a joint strategy to tackle various challenges faced by the two countries.


The understanding came at a meeting between President Mamnoon Hussain and Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu in Istanbul.

The two leaders, who met on the sidelines of the 13th summit of the 56-member Organization of the Islamic Cooperation, also discussed the matters of bilateral relations and exchanged views on regional and international issues.

They agreed to further strengthen bilateral cooperation in diverse areas, including trade, economy, energy, and infrastructure.

Later, the President also attended a dinner hosted by his Turkish counterpart for the heads of delegations.