AFAD and Kyrgyz Disaster Agency Sign Cooperation Agreement 05 September 2018
Dr. Güllüoğlu accompanies President Erdoğan
Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu who was a member of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s Kyrgyz delegation, has signed a cooperation agreement with the Kyrgyz Disaster Agency.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan flew to Kyrgyzstan with his delegation to pay a state visit to this country and attend the 6th Turkish Council Summit. As a part of the official contacts, AFAD and Kyrgyz Disaster Agency signed “Agreement on Cooperation for the Prevention of Cases of Disasters and Emergencies.” Head of AFAD Dr. Güllüoğlu put his signature under the agreement on the behalf of AFAD at the presence of the Turkish and Kyrgyz Presidents.
Within the context of the Turkish delegation’s official visit, many agreements namely cooperation in trade, economy between counterpart agencies were signed in addition to cooperation against disasters.
In addition to Mrs. Emine Erdoğan, Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Minister of Family, Labor and Social Services Zehra Zümrüt Selçuk, Minister of Youth and Sports Mehmet Muharrem Kasapoğlu, Minister of Trade Ruhsar Pekcan, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Head of National Intelligence Agency Hakan Fidan, Head of Saving Deposit Insurance Fund (TMSF) Muhiddin Gülal, Head of the Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities (YTB) Abdullah Eren, Head of Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) Serdar Çam and Head of AFAD Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu accompanied President Erdoğan durin in his state visit to Kyrgyzstan.
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