Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan. This was reported by the Kremlin press service.
“The President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, had a telephone conversation with the President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan”, – the Kremlin said.
The parties discussed in detail the topic of combating the spread of coronavirus infection, including taking into account the epidemiological situation in Turkey.
“The readiness of Russia to build up practical cooperation in this area [combating the spread of coronavirus] was emphasized. In particular, we are talking about the earliest organization, starting this month, of the supply of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine”, – the press service said in a statement.
Erdogan also thanked the Russian leader for his assistance and expressed the hope that “the anti-epidemic measures being taken will make it possible to achieve a radical improvement in the situation and resume bilateral ties in the tourism sector.”Merkel told how negotiations with U.S. on Nord Stream-2 are going