Russia–Turkey relations

Erdoğan congratulates Putin on reelection win

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan congratulated his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, on his reelection victory over the weekend.

According to Türkiye's Communications Directorate, Erdoğan expressed his belief in the call that the positive trajectory of Turkish-Russian relations will continue in the coming days.

Russian, Turkish ministers discuss Middle East, North Africa, Black Sea, TASS reports

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan on Friday discussed the Middle East, North Africa and the Black Sea region at a conference in the Turkish city of Antalya, Russian state news agency TASS reported. [Reuters]

Erdogan’s new diplomatic turn: A rapprochement with the West unfolds

Vladimir Putin conveyed his congratulations to the Turkish president on his 70th birthday via telephone earlier this week. The two had last spoken on the phone back in October. During the heyday of their relationship, a monthly telephone exchange between Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan was a regular part of their political routine.

Türkiye Russia’s most reliable gas partner: Putin

Türkiye turned out to be Russia's most reliable partner in the gas sector after Germany's partial refusal to import Russian gas, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said in an interview with Rossiya-1 TV channel's Pavel Zarubin, published on the journalist's Telegram channel, TASS reported on Feb. 18.

Moscow and Ankara to Strengthen Bilateral Political Dialogue in New Year:Putin

Moscow and Ankara will maintain and enhance their bilateral political dialogue in the coming year, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in his New Year's message to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

Putin extended his New Year greetings to world leaders, a gesture he does every year on Dec. 30.

World leaders extend congratulations on Türkiye's 100th anniversary

 Leaders from across the globe have extended their heartfelt congratulations to the Turkish Republic as the nation marks its 100th anniversary.

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Türkiye on the 100th anniversary of the proclamation of its republic, saying that cooperation between Moscow and Ankara will continue to develop.