Turkish president arrives in Russia
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 9
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in St. Petersburg where he will have negotiations with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, RIA Novosti reports.
This is Erdogan’s first visit to Russia after the crisis in the two countries’ relations and also after the attempted military coup in Turkey.
Turkish delegation includes Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Berat Albayrak, Minister of Culture and Tourism Nabi Avci, Minister of Transport, Shipping and Communications Ahmet Arslan and Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek.