No: 118, 18 April 2017, Press Release Regarding the Turkey- SICA II. Foreign Ministers Forum and the IV. Turkey- CELAC Quartet Meeting

Turkey-Central American Integration System (SICA) II. Foreign Ministers Forum will be held on 20 April 2017, in Istanbul. The meeting will be attended by Guatemala, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Belize, Nicaragua and Panama.

On 21 April 2017, Turkey- the Community of Latin American and Carribbean States (CELAC) Quartet Fourth Foreign Ministers Meeting (El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guyana) will be convened. Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu and Foreign Minister Hugo Martinez of El Salvador will co-chair the meeting.

Both events will be held in Turkey for the first time. In the margins of the meetings, Turkey’s relations with the Latin American and Carribbean region will be discussed in all its dimensions and current regional and international developments will be reviewed. Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu will also hold bilateral meetings with his counterparts.