For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
December 28, 2007
President Bush to Welcome President Gul of Turkey to the White House
President Bush will welcome President Abdullah Gul of Turkey to the White House on January 8, 2008, for his first visit to Washington as President. The President looks forward to establishing a good relationship with President Gul and discussing issues of mutual concern, including our efforts to counter the PKK; promote peace and stability in Afghanistan, Iraq, Lebanon, and the broader Middle East; and advance Turkey's European Union accession goals, which the United States supports.
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