Turkey, Politics

Erdogan receives Iraqi prime minister in Ankara

Pair to hold news conference following meeting

Enes Kaplan   | 15.05.2019
Erdogan receives Iraqi prime minister in Ankara

ANKARA 

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan received Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi in an official ceremony at the presidential palace Wednesday.

Erdogan and Abdul-Mahdi are expected to exchange views on several regional and international issues.

The duo also will hold a joint news conference following the meeting.

Among those in attendance were Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar and Presidential Communications Director Fahrettin Altun.

* Writing by Faruk Zorlu

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