Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope that the visit of Turkish Prime Minister to Russia would become a basis for the upcoming summit.
“I would like to ask you to convey my sincere greetings and wishes of prosperity to the President. We are grateful that he signed the law on ratification of our agreement on Turkish Stream”, - Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with Prime Minister of Turkey, Binali Yildirim.
He noted that it was one of the major projects planned to be implemented by Russia and Turkey. “We have a lot of ongoing collaborative work. I hope that your visit will be taken as a basis for our forthcoming meeting with the President of the Turkish Republic, as well as for a summit”, - Putin added.
As a reference, on Tuesday, on the 6th of December, the Turkish President signed the law on ratification of the contract concluded with Russia regarding implementation of the project for Turkish Stream gas pipeline construction.