Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Director for EU Affairs Ambassador Faruk Kaymakcı attended the Trilateral Commission 42nd European Meeting and paid official visits in Ljubljana, Slovenia on 16-18 November 2018.
Deputy Minister Kaymakcı delivered a speech at the session under the Trilateral Commission 42nd European Meeting and noted that confrontation between Turkey and the EU is a “lose-lose” case, cooperation without accession prospect would only deliver limited success and even though Turkey’s EU membership seems challenging, it would be the most effective option that brings “win-win” situation to all parties.
Besides, within the Slovenia program Deputy Minister Ambassador Faruk Kaymakcı came together with Dobran Božič, Slovenian State Secretary. During the meeting, Turkey-EU and Turkey-Slovenia bilateral relations were discussed in detail.
On the same day, Deputy Minister Ambassador Faruk Kaymakcı gave a conference at Ljubljana University.