Tuesday , October 17 2017

Pakistan extends felicitations to Turkey on outcome of referendum

Rehmat Mehsud

Islamabad: Pakistan has extended felicitations to the government and people of Turkey on the outcome of the referendum for the constitutional amendment, according to the unofficial results.

A statement by the Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in their separate messages to the Turkish leaders have congratulated Turkey over this important decision.

In their messages, they have highlighted that this affirmative vote for a constitutional amendment in this referendum is reflective of the desire of the Turkish people for a strong Turkey.

They have expressed hope that it would help consolidate the impressive gains made in Turkey over the past 15 years for stability and prosperity and pave the way for continued accelerated progress of the Turkish people in future.

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