Russia and Turkey

Erdoğan: Turkey expects to host Putin-Zelensky meeting

Erdoğan: Turkey expects to host Putin-Zelensky meeting

During a press conference in Ankara, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan confirmed his intention to hold a meeting of Russian and Ukrainian Presidents Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky on the Turkish territory.  …

Kremlin welcomes Erdogan's proposal on Ukraine talks

Kremlin welcomes Erdogan's proposal on Ukraine talks

If Turkey could encourage Kiev to implement the Minsk deal, Moscow would welcome this development, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday commenting on the proposal of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to hold talks between the …

Erdogan offers Putin and Zelensky to hold talks in Turkey

Erdogan offers Putin and Zelensky to hold talks in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has invited Russian and Ukrainian Presidents Vladimir Putin and Vladimir Zelensky to Turkey ‘to settle disagreements’ between the two countries, Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said …

Turkish and Armenian envoys to meet on January 14

Turkish and Armenian envoys to meet on January 14

Special envoys from Turkey and Armenia will hold their first meeting aimed at normalizing their ties on Jan. 14 in Moscow, Turkey’s Foreign Ministry announced on Jan. 5.  The two neighbors, which …

Putin and Erdogan reaffirm determination to boost partnership

Putin and Erdogan reaffirm determination to boost partnership

Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia and Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey have held a telephone conversation, reaffirming their determination to boost partnership between the two countries, the Kremlin press service said in a statement on …

Putin congratulates Aliyev and Erdogan on New Year

Putin congratulates Aliyev and Erdogan on New Year

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent Christmas and New Year wishes to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, according to the Kremlin press service. In …

Ankara and Yerevan to begin improving relations in Moscow

Ankara and Yerevan to begin improving relations in Moscow

The first meeting of the Turkish and Armenian special representatives will be held in Moscow, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. "Special envoys for the normalization of relations with Armenia have been appointed. The …

Russia, Iran, Turkey to hold summit in Tehran

Russia, Iran, Turkey to hold summit in Tehran

Russia, Iran and Turkey have agreed to hold the next Astana format summit in Tehran in February-March 2022, depending on the coronavirus situation, Senior Assistant to Iranian Foreign Minister for Special Political Affairs Ali Asghar Khaji said …

Crimea offered to return direct transport links with Turkey

Crimea offered to return direct transport links with Turkey

Ervin Musayev, adviser to the head of Crimea on interethnic issues, proposed to Turkey to restore ferry and air traffic. At the moment, the Crimean delegation, which includes representatives of public and cultural organizations, …

Erdogan intends to discuss Ukraine with Putin in phone call

Erdogan intends to discuss Ukraine with Putin in phone call

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan plans to hold telephone talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the situation in Ukraine on December 3, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at the beginning of the second day of the …

Turkey calls on NATO to renounce sanctions against Russia

Turkey calls on NATO to renounce sanctions against Russia

Sanctions against Russia do not solve any problems, and Turkey does not support this method, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at the beginning of the second day of the NATO Foreign Ministers meeting in Riga. …