World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Thursday met with the President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meetings in New York.
Davutoglu and Karzai discussed bilateral relations, as well as Afghanistan's relations with Pakistan. During their meeting, Karzai thanked Turkey for training Afghan military personnel. Davutoglu, in his part, told Karzai that Turkey would continue to support economic projects in Afghanistan.
Meanwhile, Davutoglu also attended a meeting of the Group of Friends of Yemen in New York on Thursday. At the meeting, Davutoglu stressed that Turkey and Yemen shared centuries old and deep rooted friendship.
Davutoglu said that Turkey granted 100 million USD to Yemen for social, economic and cultural programs.
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They discussed bilateral and regional issues, including the Syrian conflict, the source added.