Erdoğan, Putin speak on phone, stress ‘importance of using local currencies in bilateral trade’
The two held the call to discuss Syria, energy and economic relations, Reuters reported, citing a Turkish presidential source.
Putin said he was pleased with the “advancements” in the conversation the report said.
TurkStream is the project for a transit-free export gas pipeline stretching across the Black Sea from Russia to Turkey and further to Turkey’s border with neighboring countries. The first line of the gas pipeline is intended for Turkish consumers, while the second line will deliver gas to southern and southeastern Europe.