Turkish-German Interparliamentary Friendship Group Chair Roth Due In Turkey
- Anadolu Agency: 5/7/2004
Turkish - German Interparliamentary Friendship Group Chairperson Roth
Due In Turkey
ANKARA - Turkish-German Interparliamentary Friendship Group
Chairperson Claudia Roth would pay a visit to Turkey between May 9
and 16, the German Embassy in Ankara said on Friday.
A statement of the German Embassy in Ankara said that the delegation
including Roth, Social Democrat Party deputies Johannes Kahrs, Verena
Wohlleben, Iris Hoffmann and Christian Democrat Party deputy Will
Zylajew would hold meetings in Turkish capital Ankara, southeastern
Diyarbakir and Mardin provinces, and Istanbul.
The delegation will meet with Turkish Parliament Speaker Bulent
Arinc, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Foreign Minister and
Deputy Prime Minister Abdullah Gul, Interior Minister Abdulkadir
Aksu, and members of Turkish Parliamentary Turkish-German Friendship
Group and human rights organizations.
The German delegation headed by Roth will meet with mayors,
governors, representatives of human rights associations and Syriacs
in Southeastern Anatolia Region and with members of Turkish
Industrialists' and Businessmen's Association (TUSIAD) and religious
minorities in Istanbul.