Pakistan’s Minister for Defence Khawaja Muhammad Asif represented Pakistan on the 99th commemoration of the Çanakkale [Gallipoli] battle. The Pakistani delegation, alongwith different worldwide company invited from the world over, visited the positioning of this nice battle of the World Conflict I at Canakkale at this time. They remained on the Gallipoli peninsula and supplied prayers for the Turkish troopers who laid their lives in defence of their nation.
Çanakkale [Gallipoli] marketing campaign is among the wars of survival in Turkish historical past. The marketing campaign is thought to be a defining second within the nation’s historical past. The wrestle shaped the premise for the Turkish Conflict of Independence and the founding of the Republic of Turkey eight years later beneath Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who first rose to prominence as a commander at Gallipoli.
Ambassador of Pakistan in Turkey H.E. Mr. Muhammad Haroon Shaukat, Consul Common Istanbul Dr. Yusuf Junaid and Naval Attache Cap (PN) Zaka ur Rehman additionally accompanied the Pakistani dignitary.