On March 7, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY & Turkey Programs hosted H.E. Hakan Fidan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Türkiye, at the Atlantic Council Headquarters in Washington, DC for a conversation on US-Türkiye bilateral relations, Türkiye perspectives on regional issues and Türkiye’s foreign policy priorities during the Minister’s trip to the United States to participate in the US-Türkiye Strategic Mechanism.

Atlantic Council Executive Vice President Jenna Ben-Yehuda delivered opening remarks, and Atlantic Council IN TURKEY & Turkey Programs Senior Director Defne Arslan moderated the one on one conversation with Minister Fidan.

A conversation with Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan

The Atlantic Council in Turkey aims to promote dialogue and strengthen transatlantic engagement with the region through research, programming and high-level discussion forums to address critical issues around energy, economics, business, and security.