World News

A Turkish visit to Russia to participate in the BRICS foreign ministers’ meeting

Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan will travel Monday and Tuesday to Russia, where he is scheduled to meet with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov and attend the BRICS meeting.
The Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a statement: “The Foreign Minister will visit Russia on June 10 and 11.”
The statement explained: “Fidan will hold bilateral meetings with Russian officials in Moscow tomorrow, Monday, and will also attend the meeting of foreign ministers of the BRICS group of countries scheduled to be held on June 11 in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod.”
According to the Turkish Foreign Ministry’s statement, the latest developments in Ukraine, Gaza, Syria, Libya and the South Caucasus will be discussed during the visit.
During the Turkish Foreign Minister’s visit to Moscow, special attention will be paid to “economic cooperation” between Moscow and Ankara. The statement issued by the Turkish Ministry affirmed that “the joint desire of both parties to increase mutual investments continues.” The Turkish Foreign Minister also indicated that his country wants to join the BRICS group, stressing that this issue will be discussed during the meeting of foreign ministers of the group’s countries in Nizhny Novgorod. .
The Kremlin welcomed Turkey’s desire to join the BRICS group, stressing that the matter would be on the agenda of the group’s next summit. Twenty countries were invited to participate in this meeting, including Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa, and Turkey.
The Turkish Foreign Minister will travel to Russia from Doha, where he met with the head of the Hamas Political Bureau, Ismail Haniyeh, on Sunday on the sidelines of a “high-level strategic dialogue for cooperation between Turkey and the Gulf,” the ministry said on the X platform.

قيم هذا المقال | Rate this post

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button