ANKARA (IGFA) – President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, accompanied by his wife Emine Erdoğan, has traveled to India to attend the G-20 Leaders’ Summit and engage in bilateral meetings.
President Erdoğan, who arrived at the AFS Palam Military Airport in New Delhi at 16:10 Turkish time, was welcomed by the Turkish Ambassador to India, Fırat Sunel, along with his wife Yonca Sunel and some Indian officials.
From there, President Erdoğan proceeded to his hotel, where he received Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida.
At the entrance of the hotel where President Erdoğan is staying, Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan welcomed Prime Minister Kishida.
According to a statement from the Presidential Communications Directorate, in addition to Minister Fidan, Minister of Treasury and Finance Mehmet Şimşek, the Head of the National Intelligence Organization (MİT) İbrahim Kalın, Presidential Communications Director Fahrettin Altun, and Presidential Advisors Ambassador Akif Çağatay Kılıç and Zafer Çubukçu were also present at the meeting.
The G20, officially known as the “Summit on Financial Markets and the World Economy,” is a critical summit held annually that brings together representatives of the world’s top 20 economies.
This year’s summit, scheduled for September 9-10, will feature three sessions held under the main theme of “One World, One Family, One Future,” where discussions and exchanges of views will take place.