New Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan to Arrive in Baku
An arrival of new Turkish Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Azerbaijan Huseyn Avni Karslioglu in Baku is expected to take place in November, a source in the Turkish Foreign Office told Trend today.
The new Turkish Ambassador has been appointed by the Turkish President on October 16, as well as other 29 diplomats. Mr. Karslioglu was born in 1956. He worked as a Turkish representative to UN, an employee of the Turkish Foreign Ministry, the Turkish Consul General to Batumi (Georgia). His last post was the Chief of the Department for Caucasus and Central Asia of the Turkish Foreign Ministry. Notably, he is son-in-law of Khilmi Ozkek, Chief of the Turkish General Staff.
Turkish existing Ambassador to Azerbaijan Turan Moranli, who has worked in Azerbaijan since November, 2004, is expected to complete his mission in Baku in the beginning of November, 2006.