General Hasan Kucukakyuz—the Commander of Turkish Airforce said that Turkey will always stand together with Pakistan in every situation.
He was addressing the Pakistan Air Force passing out parade at the Asghar Khan Academy in Risalpur on Thursday.
He said that Pakistan and Turkey enjoy deeply embedded relations, which have been since ages.
General Hasan applauded the professionalism of the Pakistan Air Force. He said that in recent past the Air Force has disenchanted the aggression from the eastern border.
The Turkish Commander added that the pursuit of the Pakistan Air Force for enhancing operational capabilities and acquiring the heights of success has assisted it in attaining the status which it enjoys today of being one of the modern air forces of the world.
He said that there had been great sacrifices of the Pakistanis as a nation and the professionalism shown by the country forces in erasing terrorism and extremism are taken highly and regarded well by the Turkish nation.
Previously, the Commander of the Turkish Air Force gave medals, coveted Sword of Honour and trophies to the well-deserving cadets.