ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune's State visit to Turkey at the invitation of his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was an opportunity to sign several agreements and memoranda of understanding (MoUs) to boost bilateral cooperation in all fields, and showed a convergence of views on issues of common interest."
President Tebboune started his three-day visit by meeting representatives of the national community based in Turkey, taking the opportunity to reassure the national community on the country's financial situation.
He also mentioned a gathering initiative he had launched for "the creation of a strong internal front," announcing the holding of an inclusive meeting of the political parties in the coming weeks.
On the second day of the visit, President Tebboune held discussion with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, calling them "rich and deep," and which, he added, would contribute to "strengthening the strategic and historical ties between the two countries.
The discussions showed a convergence of views on issues of common interest, mainly the Palestinian question, the Libya crisis and the situation in the Sahel.
The two sides also highlighted the desire of the two countries to raise the level of bilateral trade and investments.
A total of 16 cooperation agreements and memoranda of understanding (MoUs) were signed in several fields, such as energy and mining, finance, trade, industry, information and communication, civil engineering, fishing, science, technology and innovation, micro-business, social work, vocational training, culture, education, environment and the fight against cross border crime.