Putin says his talks with Erdogan were constructive and important

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday his talks with his visiting Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, were constructive.

According to TASS, he said the meeting was of major significance for further relations between Russia and Turkey. “We had a substantial and, I would like to stress, constructive conversation on the entire spectrum of bilateral ties, and on the international agenda,” Putin told a news conference after the talks.