Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister And State Minister In Mongolia

ULAN BATOR - Turkish Deputy Prime Minister & State Minister Hayati Yazici and State Minister Mustafa Said Yazicioglu have held a series of talks in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

The ministers, who are currently paying a formal visit to Mongolian capital city, were first received by Prime Minister Sanjaa Bayar of Mongolia.

During the meeting, Prime Minister Bayar expressed his profound sorrow over killing of 15 Turkish troops by PKK terrorists in a gendarmerie outpost near the Iraqi border last week.

Prime Minister Bayar thanked Turkey for its contributions to construction of a highway and Orkhun Museum and invited Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Mongolia.

Later, the ministers met Mongolian Parliament Speaker Damdin Demberel.

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