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Press Release Regarding The London Conference On Afghanistan , 27.01.2010

Turkey will participate in the London Conference on Afghanistan to be held on 28 January 2010 with a delegation headed by Foreign Minister Mr. Ahmet Davutoğlu. The representatives of ISAF contributing nations and neighbouring countries to Afghanistan as well as of the UN, NATO, EU and the World Bank are invited to the Conference.

Foreign Minister Davutoğlu will be one of the keynote speakers at the Conference. The Minister will inform the participants about the conclusions of the Istanbul Summit on Friendship and Cooperation in the “Heart of Asia” held on 26 January 2010 which has significantly contributed to promoting a regional approach on Afghanistan.

Foreign Minister Davutoğlu would also meet Foreign Ministers of other participating countries in the framework of the Conference.