Turkish PM: Macedonia is Turkey’s natural extension

SKOPJE: Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu who is paying an official visit to Macedonia, stated at the meeting with the businessmen that from the point of investment and trade strategies Macedonia is the natural extension of Turkey.

Coming together with business people at the workshop breakfast of Macedonian-Turkish Trade Chamber, Premier Davutoglu stated that Macedonia is friendly and allied country that should act integrated with Turkey and both countries should plan their strategic investments in this context.

“For us Macedonia is the country that we have close, warm and historical relations rather than a neighbor” Davutoglu added.

Turkish also underscored that business people from his country don’t feel themselves as strangers in Macedonia while our governments don’t have any problem in political dialogue.

At the end of the workshop, promising his governments support to businessmen Davutoglu remarked that, investments that are made to Macedonia also will promote the peace in Balkans.

SOURCE: CIHAN