Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, met on Monday for the second time since August to finalize a deal for an undersea gas pipeline and demonstrate renewed bilateral ties that could be used as a "trump card" against the US.
"Erdogan is flirting with Russia as a trump card against the US," Aykan Erdemir, a former member of Turkish parliament and senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, told Business Insider on Wednesday.
In addition to hosting the friendly match with Russian national team, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to invite his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to watch the game, as an extra effort to mend the strained tie...
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have discussed the possibility of the bilateral meeting that could take place as early as August, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Sunday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hangzhou, China to discuss Syria and bilateral ties, Putin’s spokesman said.
Upcoming talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan are of particular importance to the Middle East since bilateral cooperation could lead to a resolution of the Syrian crisis and...