Turkey, Pakistan plan landmark deal for dual nationality

Turkey and Pakistan are considering a plan to make it easier to provide dual nationality for both countries' citizens, in what would be a significant increase in relations. The plan, which was revealed yesterday, came to light during a meeting between Pakistan's Interior Minister Ijaz Ahmad Shah and Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul. As the move was proposed by Yurdakul, Shah responded by saying that the draft for the law is "under consideration" and that "we hope to reach a mutual conclusion soon," according to the Interior Ministry. The improvement of consequent bilateral relations were also discussed, particularly that of military cooperation, with the upgrading of equipment and training operations for law enforcement being touched on. READ: Turkey … Continue reading Turkey, Pakistan plan landmark deal for dual nationality