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Press Release Regarding The Visit Of The Nato Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen To Turkey , 26.08.2009

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, who assumed his duty on 1 August 2009, will pay a visit to Turkey on 27-28 August 2009 within the framework of his introductory visits to the capitals of Ally countries.

During his visit, Anders Fogh Rasmussen will be received by President Abdullah Gül and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, he will also meet the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Minister of National Defense and the Chief of General Staff and he will participate in an Iftar dinner in which Prime Minister Erdoğan will also participate.

On the occasion of the visit, the current issues on NATO’s agenda will be taken up during the talks.