The State Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Mr. Abdulkadir Ahmed-Kheir Abdi, received at his office in the ministry the ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Somalia, His Excellency Mr. Olgan Bekar, on the occasion of his farewell before leaving the country after the end of his term as ambassador to Somalia.
The State Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said that Ambassador Olgan Bekar was the best friend and supporter of the multifaceted diplomatic relations between Mogadishu and Ankara. Bekar, the outgoing ambassador, received special recognition among the Somalis officially and publicly during his four-year term.
The outgoing Turkish ambassador expressed his deep thanks and gratitude to the Federal Government of Somalia, stressing that relations between the two brotherly countries will steadily increase in the interest of the two countries.