Turkey, Maldives to sign framework deal on military cooperation

Turkey's defense minister met his Maldivian counterpart in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Wednesday.

Turkey, Maldives to sign framework deal on military cooperation

Turkey's defense minister met his Maldivian counterpart in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Wednesday.

"Turkey and Maldives will sign the framework agreement of a military cooperation during this visit," Turkey's National Defense Minister Vecdi Gonul said during his meeting with Ameen Faisal, Defense & National Security Minister of Maldives.

Gonul said the agreement would boost current military cooperation between the two countries.

Also speaking before the meeting, Faisal said the agreement would contribute to bilateral relations.

The two ministers will discuss cooperation in defense industry, military training and other defense issues in their meeting.

Faisal will visit defense industry facilities in Ankara and Istanbul.


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