Q. With reference to Organisation of Turkic States, consider the following statements:
1. The organisation aims to promote pan-Turkism.
2. It came into existence during the Istanbul Summit.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C

Both statements are correct. 

Recently, on the 8th Istanbul summit, the Council of Turkic States has been elevated to “Organisation of Turkic States”. 

With this, Turkey aims to promote pan-Turkism. 

Source: What the rise of pan-Turkism means for India