President Arif Alvi confers Hilal-e-Pakistan on Turkish FM
The ceremony was held at Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad that was attended by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz.
Official Twitter handle of President of Pakistan wrote, "Pakistan and Turkey enjoyed excellent relations” adding that, both countries needed to further enhance economic and cultural relations for the mutual benefit.
As per press release, Turkish Foreign Minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu assured that his country would continue to support Pakistan at international fora and appreciated Pakistan's support to Azher-Baijan on Nogorno Karabakh.
"Both sides underlined the need to work closely on joint initiatives to combat Islamophobia hate speech and other manifestations of intolerance towards Islam," added press release.