Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan laid a wreath at the National Monument of Mexico on Wednesday. The national anthems of Turkey and Mexico were played as Erdogan laid the wreath at the Monument in Mexico City.

The ceremony was also attended by Mrs. Emine Erdogan, Turkish State Minister and Chief Negotiator for EU talks Egemen Bagis, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, Turkish Minister of Public Works and Housing Mustafa Demir and Deputy Chairman of the Justice and Development (AK) Party Kursad Tuzmen.

Prime Minister Erdogan is in Mexico on an official trip.