General Kayani to attend Turkey meet
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 01, 2011, 12:53
  
Islamabad: Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will hold talks with the military leaders of Turkey and Afghanistan in Istanbul.

President Asif Ali Zardari reached Istanbul Sunday for the sixth trilateral summit being hosted by Turkey to find a peaceful solution of the Afghanistan issue.

The conference encompasses trilateral meetings between political and military leadership of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Turkey.

The army chief will hold discussions with senior military leaders of Turkey and Afghanistan, reported Associated Press of Pakistan.

The conference will debate the nature of international involvement in Afghanistan in view of the phased pullout of coalition troops from that country by 2014.

IANS


First Published: Tuesday, November 01, 2011, 12:53


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