Islamabad—At the invitation of the Justice Academy of Turkey, a high-level delegation comprising members of high judiciary from Pakistan visited Turkey from May 15 to 20. The visit was aimed at sharing experiences on judicial systems of the two brotherly countries that would contribute to further promoting mutual cooperation in the field of judicial training.
Led by Chief Justice of the Federal Shariat Court, Justice Riaz Ahmad Khan, the Pakistan delegation included honourable judges and senior officials of the Federal Shariat Court, Sindh High Court, Balochistan High Court, Islamabad High Court, Federal Judicial Academy, Shariat Academy of International Islamic University, Competition Appellate Tribunal, and Al-Meezan Foundation.
According to a message received here from Ankara on Wednesday, the delegation was apprised of the structure and functioning of Turkish judicial system during a briefing at the Turkish Justice Academy, that was also attended by President of the Academy, Mr. Yilmaz AK€IL. The Pakistani delegation also called on the President of the Constitutional Court of Turkey, Mr Zht ARSLAN, besides visiting Ministry of Justice, Court of Cassation, Council of State, and Country Court House in Sincan, Ankara. During these interactions, the delegation also apprised the Turkish hosts about the judicial system in Pakistan and showed keen interest in sharing best practices on both sides.