Peskov said the date of Erdogan’s visit to Moscow

Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Moscow and hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on March 9-10. This was confirmed by the official Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Friday, February 24, reports TASS.

According to him, such negotiations are planned, and “date of the visit agreed.” Previously, it was reported by Turkish media, however, official confirmation was not.

That the two leaders will meet in the spring, Peskov said in late January. Then he noted that we are actively preparing for the meetings.

10 October 2016, Russian President Vladimir Putin took part in the International energy Congress in Istanbul. There he also held talks with Erdogan. According to their results Moscow and Ankara, in particular, agreed to step up cooperation between the intelligence services of the two countries.

Before the two leaders met on 3 September in the Chinese Hangzhou on the eve of the G20 summit. In August, the Turkish President visited in St. Petersburg.