Prime Minister Imran Khan, on behalf of the government and people of Pakistan, has expressed solidarity with Turkey on its ‘Democracy and National Unity Day’ observed on Wednesday, to honour the martyrs of 2016.
In his message addressed to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in this regard, the premier said that Islamabad continues to stand by Istanbul and supports its efforts to address the threat posed by Fethullah Gulen Terrorist Organisation (FETO).
“Pakistan continues to stand by Turkey and has been taking all possible steps to support Turkey’s efforts to address the threat posed by the Fethullah Gulen Terrorist Organisation (FETO). We will always be shoulder-to-shoulder supporting each other,” read the tweet by prime minister’s office.
PM Imran said that four years ago on this day, the Turkish people displayed their characteristic resilience and legendary bravery to defy the forces of darkness targeting Turkey’s peace and stability as well as its democratic institutions.