Current dynamics of Russian-Turkish relations

Telephone conversation of Russian President Dmitry Medvedev with Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev had a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on December 2, 2010.

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warmly congratulated Dmitry Medvedev on an outstanding achievement: victory in the bid for the Russian Federation to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

During the conversation, the leaders also exchanged views on issues of Russian-Turkish cooperation. Both sides gave a high assessment to the level of bilateral cooperation that has been reached.

The telephone conversation was initiated by the Turkish side.

December 2, 2010