The entire world is following his talks with Putin, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stated that he anticipated fruitful talks as he arrived on the Black Sea resort metropolis of Sochi on Friday to fulfill Russia’s chief, Vladimir Putin.
“I imagine that our negotiations will open a brand new web page in relations between the 2 international locations,” Erdogan stated.
“I’m speaking about vitality cooperation, the export of [Ukrainian] grain through the Black Sea, tourism and regional points,” he added.
The scenario in Syria was slated to be among the many foremost subjects on the agenda, on condition that “the battle towards terrorism within the area is vital for us,” the Turkish president stated.
The problems he’s going to debate with Putin are of prime significance, and due to this “the entire world at this time is following the talks in Sochi,” Erdogan insisted.
The Russian president thanked his Turkish counterpart for the position he performed within the Ankara- and UN-brokered deal to facilitate the resumption of Ukrainian grain shipments by Black Sea ports.
As a part of the settlement, which was signed in Istanbul in late July, the UN additionally promised to work in direction of eradicating obstacles to the export of Russian grain, meals and fertilizers created by worldwide sanctions towards Moscow.
“These deliveries have already began,” Putin identified, including that the deal was “essential” for creating nations, who depend on international grain to feed their populations.
The Russian chief additionally stated he was anticipating to signal a memorandum on the event of commerce and financial relations between Russia and Turkey throughout his talks with Erdogan.
Regardless of being a NATO member, Turkey continued cooperation with Russia after the launch of Moscow’s army operation in Ukraine in late February. Ankara condemned the usage of pressure by Russia however refused to affix the worldwide sanctions towards Moscow.