Current dynamics of Russian-Turkish relations

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Dmitry Medvedev sends condolences to President of Turkey Abdullah Gül following flood in Istanbul

Dmitry Medvedev expressed his condolences to Abdullah Gül following the flood in Istanbul, which wreaked destruction and claimed human lives.

The telegram reads, in part:

“I would like to express my sincere condolences to You, the families and loved ones of the victims, those who suffered as a result of this tragedy, and the entire Turkish nation.”

September 9, 2009