U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice congratulated Abdullah Gul on his election as the 11th President of Turkey.
During a phone talk with Gul, Rice expressed her wish for the continuation of good relations between Turkey and USA during Gul's new post.
Meanwhile, Israeli President Shimon Peres called Gul to congratulate him on his election as president as well.
Praising Gul's experiences and contributions to his country and to his region, Peres stressed that he hoped the good relations between Turkey and Israel would continue.
Last Mod: 30 Ağustos 2007, 15:36