Taking a break from the election campaign for municipal elections, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is set to visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Egypt. His first stopover is Dubai where he will attend the World Governments Summit, an international event that will be participated by prominent names, from the WHO director to the Rwandan president, as well as high-ranking representatives from the Gulf countries. Türkiye, along with India and Qatar, are guests of honor of the summit between Feb. 12 and Feb. 14.
On Feb. 14, the president is scheduled to visit Egypt, in his first visit in more than a decade and at a time of normalization of ties between Ankara and Cairo.
In Dubai, the president will address the summit as a keynote speaker. On the sidelines of the event, he is expected to hold bilateral talks with his counterparts attending the summit and a meeting with UAE President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Türkiye and the UAE intensified diplomatic…