President Alvi attends inauguration ceremony of Istanbul Grand International AirportPakistan
President Arif Alvi attended the inauguration ceremony of Istanbul Grand International Airport on Monday while on a three-day visit to Turkey at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
President Erdogan, while opening the airport ? which his government says will eventually become the largest in the world ? with great fanfare, said it would be "the pride of our country and an example to the world."
Along with President Alvi, other heads of state were also in attendance at the lavish opening ceremony.
At the event, Alvi said that Pakistan and Turkey share "deep brotherly and historical-based relations".