Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
The two leaders discussed the emergency situation in Turkey due to forest fires. They noted the importance of the two countries’ cooperation in dealing with this natural disaster.
Vladimir Putin pointed out that Russia would continue to provide comprehensive assistance to Turkey’s firefighting efforts. Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed gratitude to the President of Russia for the considerable support.
The presidents also had an in-depth discussion of current aspects of the multifaceted Russian-Turkish cooperation. They positively assessed the results of a meeting of the bilateral Intergovernmental Commission held the day before and expressed mutual resolve to continue working together to implement bilateral agreements in trade, the economy, energy and other spheres.
It was agreed to continue contacts at various levels.