Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is to meet US Vice President Mike Pence in Ankara today.

Report informs that the information about the upcoming meeting was disseminated by the official website of the Turkish President.

The US delegation includes Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Special Representative for Syria James Jeffrey and other officials. This will be the first visit of Pence to Turkey as US Vice President.

The American delegation plans to discuss with the Turkish leadership the anti-terrorist operation of the Turkish army in Northern Syria.

National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien has been in Ankara since October 16. During the visit, he held meetings with the Turkey’s Minister of National Defense, Chief of the General Staff Hulusi Akar and Presidential Spokesperson İbrahim Kalın.

On October 17, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavuşoğlu will meet with the US President’s National Security Adviser.