A meeting has been organized on Turkish-Polish relations by Embassy of Turkey in Warsaw, Poland and Yunus Emre Cultural Center on January 22. The meeting coincided with the ended tenure of Yusuf Ziya Ozcan, Turkish Ambassador to Poland. Diplomats, representatives of civil society organizations, Azerbaijani, Turkish and Polish students attended the meeting.
Prof. Yusuf Ziya Ozcan whose tenure is due to end in February touched on Turkish – Polish relations, Turkish foreign policy and recent developments in Europe. During the question and answer session Mr. Ambassador noted Turkish strategic importance to the region on combat against terrorism. He also underscored that Europe views Turkey as its strategic partner.
Being invited by Yusuf Ziya Ozcan, Ahmad Shahidov, Head of Azerbaijani Institute for Democracy and Human Rights (AIDHR) shared his viewpoints on relevant issues and exchanged his thoughts with Yusuf Ziya Ozcan on Turkey’s becoming member of European Union.