Turkey – Nicaragua Political Relations
The relations between Nicaragua and our country have been rather limited due to the geographical distance and the interest of both countries concentrating on their territories for many years. However, Nicaragua is also included in the recent Latin American and Caribbean region opening policy, with more attention to the region, opening new embassies, conducting technical cooperation projects with TICA channels, and establishing relations with regional organizations.
The official visit of Nicaraguan’s former Foreign Minister Samuel Santos Lopez to my country on 11-13 September 2013 was the first visit from Nicaragua to my country at the Ministerial level. Minister Santos also attended the presidency handover ceremony held on August 28, 2014.
Mrs. Bakim and Minister Santos met on the 69th General Assembly margins on 29th September 2014. Also, Mr. Minister, held on February 13, 2015 Guatemala, Turkey and the Central American Integration System (SICA) attended the First Foreign Ministers’ Forum; in this way the Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation between Nicaragua and our country was signed. In the minister’s Forum margin, Nicaragua also conducted a bilateral meeting with the Minister of Industry and Trade, Orlando Solórzano Delgadillo.
April 20, 2017 Date of Turkey-SICA Second Foreign Ministers held in hosted by our country Istanbul Forum, Nicaraguan President of the International Affairs Advisor and attended by State Minister Sidharta Marin, supplier aforesaid in Mr. Minister meeting margin realized a bilateral meeting.
Embassy of San Hose to Nicaragua is accredited. Our country is in Honorary Consulate of Managua in Nicaragua.