Prime Minister pays visit to the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

September 17, 2013

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif laid floral wreath on the Mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, today. In his remarks on the occasion, the Prime Minister said, “It is a great honour for me to pay homage to Mustafa Kemal Ataturk –the father of modern Turkey. Ataturk’s visionary statesmanship united the Turkish nation and chartered the course of modernity and progress”. The Prime Minister said Ataturk is revered inPakistan as a truly great visionary leader.

“The people of Pakistan have a special affinity for our Turkish brothers and we desire to strengthen our strategic partnership with Turkey. I have no doubt that together we can achieve greater prosperity to realize our common destinies”, the Prime Minister added