Turkish Ambassador presents CredentialsPolitics
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. Ambassador Extraordinary and
Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey Zafer Ates presented today his letter
of credence to President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga.
President Battulga expressed his appreciation for the Ambassador’s appointment to Mongolia as Zafer Ates is an experienced diplomat. The dignitaries exchanged views on the possibilities to enhance bilateral cooperation in areas of history, heritage, tourism and agriculture.
In turn, the Ambassador expressed his happiness with his new post as a head of diplomatic mission to Mongolia, with whom Turkey has a long-standing historical friendship. He also pledged his aspiration to put his best efforts to broaden the bilateral cooperation in tourism, trade, agriculture, heritage and historic studies, as well as to increase the frequency of high-level exchanges.
Underscoring the importance of a new direct flight route between Mongolia and Turkey in the tourism cooperation, President Battulga highlighted that there is a great potential in promoting the East Asia-Mongolia-Turkey route. The President promised the Ambassador that he would present some potential tourism projects, on which the two countries can collaborate.
The head of state also asked the Ambassador to convey his warmest greetings to the President of the Republic of Turkey in response to the latter’s greetings.