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Faure and Erdogan consider defense, security and civil protection agreements

Publié le vendredi 13 août 2021, par Gabinho

Togolese head of state Faure Gnassingbé and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke on the phone on Wednesday, the Togolese government’s official website said.

According to the Togolese Republic website, “the President of the Republic, Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé had a telephone exchange on Wednesday with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. On the menu of the discussion, relations between Lomé and Ankara which have considerably strengthened and diversified in recent months, and materialized by official visits and the signing of several agreements ".

Also, continues this site, "other agreements should soon be sealed, in particular in the sectors of defense, security and civil protection. The process of opening the Togolese embassy in Turkey is almost complete. "

It was also an opportunity for Faure Gnassingbé to reaffirm Togo’s solidarity with Turkey, a country "devastated for several weeks by fires".