Republic of Srpska President Speaks with Newly Appointed Ambassador of Turkey to BiH

23/06/2021

The President of the Republic of Srpska, Željka Cvijanović, met today in her office with the newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to BiH, Sadık Babür Girgin. The meeting, inter alia, discussed the possibilities of improving co-operation between Srpska and Turkey in different areas, with special emphasis on economy and tourism.

During the Turkish Ambassador’s inaugural visit and in the context of strengthening economic ties, interlocutors stressed the importance of opening the Turkish Consulate General in Banja Luka, as well as the implementation of major infrastructure projects such as the construction of the Belgrade-Sarajevo motorway.

At the occasion, the President of Srpska welcomed the newly appointed Ambassador, and expressed her expectations that co-operation with the institutions of the Republic of Srpska will be further improved in the coming period.