Turkey – Political Relations with Kuwait
The 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Kuwait, which gained independence in 1961, was celebrated in 2014. Our multi-dimensional relationships based on common cultural and historical ties are at an excellent level.
Our bilateral relations have gained momentum with the high-level visits in recent years and the many agreements signed during these visits. In this context, Kuwait Emiri Sheikh Sabah’s visit to Kuwait on 20-22 March 2017, President Ahmed al-Kabir al Sabah on May 8-9, 23-24 July and 14 November 2017 will further accelerate our bilateral relations. It has strengthened. In addition, our Parliament official visited Kuwait on 16-18 December 2017.
Establishment at the level of Foreign Ministers in order to promote dialogue and cooperation between the two countries the first meeting of the Joint Committee for Cooperation decided in March 2008 was held on 24 October 2013 in Kuwait. It is foreseen that the second meeting of the Joint Committee for cooperation will be held in our country in the coming period. In addition, the fourth meeting of political consultations at the technical level between the two foreign ministries was held in Ankara on 25 August 2017.