Congo asks Turkey to train senior military officers

Congo has asked Turkey to train some of its military officers.

Congolese defense minister asked Turkey to train its senior officers. Charles Mwando Nsimba, the minister of national defense and veterans of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, paid a visit to Turkey’s National Defense Ministry in Ankara and met National Defense Minister Vecdi Gonul.

During the meeting, Nsimba said his country was willing to sign an agreement with Turkey and train Congolese senior officers in Turkey on using military equipment.

Nsimba said the experiences of Turkish army would strengthen them. Moreover, Gonul said Nsimba and he would debate bilateral relations, and military and defense industry issues. Gonul said two countries would sign a framework military agreement soon.

Nsimba is also expected to visit Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation and Defense Industry Undersecretariat.

Bookmark and Share


One comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s