Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, seen here on July 13, has said he wants to visit the Hamas-run Gaza Strip and officials were looking into possibilities to arrange the visit. © Adem Altan - AFP/File
Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan
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Last updated: July 20, 2011

Turkish PM wishes to visit Gaza

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday he wants to visit the Hamas-run Gaza Strip and officials were looking into possibilities to arrange the visit.

"If the conditions allow, I'm thinking of visiting Gaza," Erdogan told reporters. "The foreign ministry will be working on it. I wish to make such a visit, depending on the outcome."

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