Erdogan meets Merkel on sidelines of NATO Summit
Baku, Azerbaijan, July 12
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of the two-day NATO summit in Brussels, Turkish media reported.
Meeting lasted around 40 minutes.
Erdogan was accompanied by National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Presidential Spokesman Ibrahim Kalin.
The two-day NATO summit started with the attendance of 29 NATO heads of state and government to make important decisions on the future of the alliance.