Presidents Asif Ali Zardari‚ Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Turkish President Abdullah Gul held talks at the presidential palace in Ankara before the start of 7th Trilateral summit.

They discussed regional peace and security. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan also attended the meeting.

President Asif Ali Zardari said meeting of the three presidents manifests our desire for peace and security in the region. He commended Turkey's efforts for peace and stability in the region.

Earlier‚ President Asif Ali Zardari and Turkish President Abdullah Gul discussed bilateral relations and cooperation in diverse fields.

President Asif Ali Zardari commended Turkey's efforts for regional peace.

Thanking the Turkish President for hosting the Trilateral Summit‚ he said the summit is vital for peace in Afghanistan.  He said stable and peaceful Afghanistan is in the interest of Pakistan.