Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Igor Ivanov Meets with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey Ismail Cem
On November 16 in New York as part of the 56th session of the UN General Assembly Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Igor Ivanov had a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, Ismail Cem.
During the talk, which was held in the spirit of mutual understanding, the Ministers discussed a number of questions pertaining to bilateral relations. An exchange of views on topical regional and international problems also took place.
At the close of the meeting the Ministers signed a Plan of Action to Develop Cooperation Between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey. The document calls for the formation between Russia and Turkey of partner relations in regional and international affairs, above all - in Eurasia.
The text of the remarks by Igor Ivanov at a press conference following the signing of the Russian-Turkish document is published on the Russian MFA Internet site.