Israel-Turkey Political Dialogue

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesperson)
Jerusalem, June 19, 2001

The Director General of the Foreign Ministry, Avi Gil, departs today (June 19) for Ankara, the Turkish capital, as the head of an Israeli delegation participating in the yearly Israeli-Turkish political dialogue.

The Israeli delegation will discuss the situation in the region and bilateral issues with their Turkish counterparts, headed by the Director General of the Turkish Foreign Ministry, Dr. Osman Faruk Logoglu.

The yearly meeting takes place within the framework of the ongoing political dialogue between the two countries.