Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin meets his Turkish colleague, Recep Tayyip Erdogan today to discuss the war in Syria and the Expansion of trade contacts. At the Meeting, it is expected to go to the controversial sale of Russian air defense systems S-400 to Turkey.
The United States to criticize a Nato country buying Russian weapons. Erdogan had defended, because the Russians would have made a better offer than US for their Patriot systems. In July, the deliveries are scheduled to begin.
At their Meeting in Moscow to talk to Putin and Erdogan also discussed the situation in the Syria war, the Kremlin said in Moscow. There are the Russia demanded withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. Russia supports the regime of Bashar al-Assad, Turkey against the Opposition. To be scheduled – because of some sensitive issues – Four-eyes talks, it said.
the two heads of state want to Talk also about the construction of the gas pipeline Turkish Stream, by the end of the year, the first Gas is to flow. In addition to the construction of the first nuclear power plant in Turkey. The Russian-built plant, Akkuyu, to 2023, to 100. Anniversary of the founding of the Turkish Republic.
in The evening, want to open up the two heads of state in the famous Bolshoi theatre, the Russian-Turkish culture and tourism of the year. The Turkish Opera and ballet production of “Troy”. Most recently, Erdogan was in the middle of February in Russia. In Sochi on the Black sea with Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani talks to resolve the conflict in Syria.