Turkish PM, general staff chief meet
Turkish PM Erdogan had a meeting surprizingly with Chief of General Staff Gen. Basbug.
World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan had a meeting with Chief of General Staff Gen. Ilker Basbug in Ankara on Saturday, state-run news agency said.
Officials said that Erdogan and Basbug discussed internal and external security.
Erdogan received Basbug at his official residence, Erdogan's office said in a statement., Anadolu Agency said.
Land Forces Commander Isik Kosaner was also in attendance at their meeting, the statement said.
Erdogan was informed about domestic and external security issues, the statement added.
Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc also attended the two-hours meeting.
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