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07 October, 2000
The role played by the mass media in shaping foreign policy in Greece and Turkey and improving relations between the two countries will be examined during the 2nd conference of journalists and mass media officials from Greece and Turkey, due to open in Istanbul on Saturday. The conference is being organized by the Turkish Press Council in cooperation with the permanent contact group between Greek and Turkish journalists.
The conference will be addressed by the journalists Nicholas Voulelis, Pavlos Tzimas and Yiannis Tzanetakos, on the part of Greece, and by former Turkish Foreign Minister Ilter Turkmen and journalists Mithat Bereket, Semih Indiz and Ali Sirmen on behalf of Turkey.
The conference, to be attended by journalists from Greece and Turkey, will be concluded on October 8.
Source: Athens News Agency