Tuesday, Nov 29
Erdoğan holds phone call with Scholz, Putin to discuss international matters

Erdoğan holds phone call with Scholz, Putin to discuss international matters

President accelerates diplomacy traffic with world leaders.
02.11.2022 - 12:01

Ankara expects Germany to return to its neutral stance on Turkey-Greece relations, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday told German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.

Erdoğan and Scholz discussed the bilateral, regional relations in a phone call, Turkey's Communications Directorate said in a statement.

Ankara-EU dialogue, negotiations to update Customs Union, and talks on Turkey's EU accession should be revived, Erdoğan told Scholz.

Erdoğan also said he attaches "special importance" to the close dialogue developed with Scholz to strengthen the bilateral relations in every field.

The Turkish president also held a phone call with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.

The two leaders discussed grain shipments. In the call, President Erdoğan stated he was confident that they would establish solution-oriented cooperation regarding the shipments.