News Center –TDO- The reception of Rafael Mendivi, the Spanish ambassador in Ankara, was held at the Sheraton Hotel in Ankara on the occasion of the Spanish National Day. Reception, Environment and Urbanism Minister Mehmet Özhaseki, Presidential Chief Advisor Özlem Zengin, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ambassador Hüseyin Müftüoğlu, a large number of foreign mission representatives from Ankara, diplomats and journalists attended.
Minister Özhaseki, in his speech at the reception, underscored that Turkey and Spain have long and deep relations stemming from being Mediterranean. Özhaseki said, "There are strong economic, social and cultural ties between the two countries and their peoples, and the common values we value contribute to the development of our business partnership." said.
Ambassador Mendivil thanked Minister Özhaseki who attended the reception and said, "We are working every day to improve our common potential as two countries with ties to many issues." .
"I would like to repeat our friendship with the Turkish government and its people once again, as the Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis has recently done," Mendivil said. said.
After their conversation, Minister Özhaseki presented Mendivil with a plate of tiles.
Ambassador Mendivil and Özhaseki, together with a cake.