Unofficial translation from Russian
Russian First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Vyacheslav Trubnikov Meets with Turkish Ambassador to Moscow Kurtulus Taskent
On October 11 First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Trubnikov received the Turkish Ambassador to Moscow Kurtulus Taskent. A number of topical issues in Russian-Turkish relations, as well as of regional and international problems were discussed.
Mutual readiness was stressed to take relations between Russia and Turkey to a new level consonant with the tasks of the present day. Attention was given to discussing the situation in Transcaucasia and Central Asia, to problems of Russian-Turkish coordination in questions of the struggle against international terrorism and to the development of bilateral trade and economic ties.
October 14, 2002