French FM Juppe to visit Turkey on Oct.

Juppe’s visit is of special importance after remarks made by French President Nicolas Sarkozy over the incidents of 1915.

France's Foreign Minister Alain Juppe arrives to attend a commission about Libya at the National Assembly in Paris October 4.(Reuters)

France's Foreign Minister Alain Juppe arrives to attend a commission about Libya at the National Assembly in Paris October 4.(Reuters)

French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe will pay a visit to Turkey as formal guest of Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.

Juppe’s visit is of special importance after remarks made by French President Nicolas Sarkozy over the incidents of 1915.

French FM Juppe will arrive in Turkey on October 26.

Preparations for G-20 Summit set to be held in Cannes on November 2 and 3 are expected to be taken up during Juppe’s visit to Turkey.

Juppe and Davutoglu are expected to discuss developments regarding “Arab Spring” and Middle East peace process during their meeting.

Turkey’s EU accession process and Cyprus issue are the other topics to be discussed by the two foreign ministers.

 

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11 October 2011 Tuesday