Erdogan welcomes Stoltenberg in Ankara

Erdogan welcomes Stoltenberg in Ankara

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara,  the Turkish presidential source said.

They discussed preparations for the Brussels Summit in July and current security challenges.

Stoltenberg said that NATO realizes Turkey’s importance as an ally state,adding that NATO and Turkey have always provided mutual support, and the relations between Ankara and NATO are at the highest level.

NATO chief also thanked Turkey for the support in the air operations in Syria.