President of Russia held telephone conversation with Prime Minister of Turkey, R.T.Erdoğan,
April 17, 2014
On April 17, 2014 Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on
the Turkish side’s initiative.
The leaders exchanged views on current issues in Russian-Turkish cooperation, including in the energy sector.
Other topics of discussion included aspects of Crimea’s reunification with the Russian Federation, including issues
pertaining to the Crimean Tatar community. The President of Russia gave his assessment of the crisis in Ukraine.