Current dynamics of Russian-Turkish relations

Telephone conversation between President of Russia Vladimir Putim with President-elect of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

August 11, 2014

During the conversation, Vladimir Putin congratulated Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on his victory in Turkeys first ever direct presidential election.

The two presidents expressed their hopes for continued steady development in the strategic partnership between Russia and Turkey.

President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev, who is in Sochi at Mr.Putins invitation, also joined in the telephone conversation.