Gul: Turkey sees Albania strategic partner in region

Turkey is always beside Albania and attaches a great importance to its development, Gul said.

Gul: Turkey sees Albania strategic partner in region

Turkish President Abdullah Gul said on Thursday Turkey's goal was to become a full member of EU, and Cyprus could not hinder Turkey's EU accession process.

President Gul and Albanian President Bamir Topi held a joint press conference in Albanian capital of Tirana.

Turkey is always beside Albania and attaches a great importance to its development, Gul said.

President Gul said, "Turkey considers Albania a strategic partner in the region. Albania also attaches great importance to Turkey."

Turkey also supports Albania's NATO membership process, he said.

Topi thanked Turkey for extending support to his country in every area.

Albanian president said that their talks focused on the bilateral relations.

Referring to economic and commercial relations between the two countries, President Topi invited Turkish businessmen to make more investments in his country.



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