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  • Speech of H.H the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, during the Banquet held by His Excellency Abdullah Gul, President of the Republic of Turkey on the Honor of His Highness, on Sunday 30th March 2008
Speech of H.H the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah,
during the Banquet held by His Excellency Abdullah Gul,
President of the Republic of Turkey on the Honor
of His Highness, on Sunday
30th March 2008


Dear friend president Abdullah Gul,
Your excellencies,
Ladies and gentlemen,

It is my pleasure, and the accompanying delegation to be amongst you in your friendly country ; turkey, with which Kuwait has very strong ties, and its people are connected with you with cordial friendly relations that we highly value.

I would like to express your Excellency our sincere thanks and gratitude for the great generosity and hospitality we received from your Excellency and the members of your government as well as from the friendly people of Turkey.

I would also like to thank your Excellency for the expressive speech you delivered, and for this great banquet dominated by a very cordial atmosphere.

Your Excellency the president,

Our visit to your friendly country comes in view of our appreciation of the deep and strong relations between our two countries, which witness continuous development, supported by the mutual objectives and positions of our countries towards political, economical and cultural issues. it also sets out from a reciprocal desire to build a strong foundation of bilateral relations to develop the mutual cooperation between our two friendly countries in different areas, particularly in the economic, commercial and investment fields, and to make use of the expertise and potentials available in the two friendly countries to push the course of development further for forward to enhance common interests.

We are pleased with the existence of several Kuwaiti investment and commercial institutes in your friendly country.

Our political visions, our distinguished bilateral relations, diversified potentials and common interests are all positive elements in the course of the relations of the two friendly countries, and a crucial motive for developing the bonds of mutual cooperation between them.

We are looking forward that this visit achieves its anticipated goals of exploring the possible opportunities for cooperation, and to enhance the strong ties of our countries by carrying them forward to wider horizons in view of the technological advancement witnessed in your friendly country in technology, industry and economy, and in view of what experiences of economic development, openness, elimination of obstacles and facilitation of procedures to turn it into a commercial, financial and economic hub capable of serving the whole region. in this occasion, we recall your noble stance in supporting Kuwait during the Iraqi invasion.

The challenges and risks witnessed in our area that threaten its security and stability requires our two countries to continue coordination and consultation to confront them. our duty calls upon us to reassure the principle of peaceful settlement of disputes, wherever they occur, and to anticipate further common participation in the regional and international organizations to realize the goals we believe in, and to take part in creating a more secure and prosper world.

Once again, your Excellency, accept our deep thanks and gratitude for all what we received, and we shall be more than glad to welcome you in your country Kuwait as a dear guest and close friend.



May peace and mercy and blessings be upon your all,,,,,

 

 

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