"And I have found both freedom and safety in my madness, the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us. But let me not be too proud of my safety. Even a Thief in a jail is safe from another thief. "

Khalil Gibran (How I Became a Madman)

Lübnan Marunîleri / Yasin Atlıoğlu


Friday, July 16, 2004

Otari concludes a three- day successful visit to Turkey

SOURCE: Arabic News
Syria's Prime Minister Mohammed Naji Otari and the accompanying delegation on Thursday returned home concluding a 3-day official visit to Turkey.
He was seen off at Istanbul International Airport by Istanbul Governor Muammer Guler and Syria's Ambassador in Ankara.Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Mohammed Naji Ottri and the accompanying delegation on Thursday paid a visit to Dolma Bahci historical Palace.
They were received at the palace by Chairman of the Turkish National Grand Assembly Bulent Arinc. They toured the Palace and listened to a review on the history of the palace.
Later, they paid also a visit to Istanbul Stock Exchange Market. They listened to an explanation from the Director of the Stock Market on the mechanism of the work, the history of its foundation and activities and role in the economic and finance life in Turkey.
Following a tour in the Stock Market, Otari stressed the importance of cooperation between Syria and Turkey to establish a stock exchange market in Damascus.