Current dynamics of Russian-Turkish relations

Telephone conversation between Pres1dent of Russia and President of Turkey

October 11, 2014, 22:40

Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the initiative of the Turkish side.

The discussion covered bilateral issues in view of the fifth High-Level Russian-Turkish Cooperation Council summit, to be held at the end of the year in Turkey. The two presidents spoke out for the further development of trade and economic ties between Russia and Turkey, including in agriculture and high technologies.

The discussion of international affairs focussed on the threat posed by the Islamic State terrorist group.