ISLAMABAD: Turk President Reccep Tayyib Erdogan has saluted people of Pakistan with respect and said that he feels Pakistan as his second home.
Addressing the joint session of the parliament Reccep Tayyib Erdogan said that Turkey has same status of Kashmir what Pakistan has.
He said that “I always feel that Pakistan is my home and I never felt stranger in Pakistan adding happiness of Pakistanis are the happiness of us.”
The Turk President said that Pakistan has immense pressure in the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) while Turkey will support fully at the FATF.
Pakistan and Turkey have exemplary relations in the world while Pakistan fully supported Turkey in fight against terrorism, he added.
“How can we forget those [Pakistanis] who prayed for Turkey? Our friendship is not based on vested interests but on love.
“When there were earthquakes in Turkey, they [Pakistanis] supported us. I am thankful on behalf of my country for the support of Pakistan.
“Like in the past, we will continue to support Pakistan in the future,” he vowed.
“Pakistan and Turkey are the countries that have been most affected by terrorism due to their geographic location […] we will continue to cooperate with Pakistan on counter-terrorism,” he declared.
“No distance can build a wall between the hearts of believers. If there is torture against any believers in the world, it our duty to help them.
“This is not a peace plan, this is a takeover plan,” said Erdogan. “The plan of the ‘deal of the century’ is not a peace project but in fact, a project for occupation.
“When the American administration announced this plan as ‘the deal of the century’, we gave the biggest reaction to this plan.”