Putin, Erdogan discuss Turkish Stream, Ukraine

The Turkish Stream project was one of the subjects raised at a meeting between the Russian and Turkish presidents, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on June 13, the Kremlin spokesman said.

The Turkish Stream project was one of the subjects raised at a meeting between the Russian and Turkish presidents, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on June 13, the Kremlin spokesman said.

"They exchanged opinions on the entire spectrum of bilateral relations, including specific aspects of trade and economic interaction," Dmitry Peskov told reporters. "The leaders discussed various large-scale projects, there was an energy dialogue. They also exchanged opinions on principal current international problems, including Ukraine."

"It's true that Turkish Stream was discussed," he added.

Other matters that were raised were the construction of a nuclear power plant at Akkuyu, Turkey, and some technical problems, Peskov said.

"Erdogan briefed the president on the domestic political situation in Turkey," the spokesman said in reference to recent parliamentary elections in that country.

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