Turkish, S Korean leaders discuss coronavirus
ANKARA- Anadolu Agency
Turkish president on June 23 held a telephonic conversation with his South Korean counterpart to discuss cooperation in the fight against the novel coronavirus.
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Moon Jae-in also discussed bilateral relations, the Turkish Presidency said in a brief statement on Twitter.
Since originating in China last December, the pandemic has claimed nearly 473,000 lives in 188 countries and regions, according to US-based Johns Hopkins University.
The US, Brazil, Russia and India are currently the worst-hit countries.
Some 9.12 million cases have been reported worldwide, while 4.55 million have recovered.