Ankara - Moscow, Nov 27 () - A meeting between President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the global climate summit in Paris on Nov. 30 is possible, but not scheduled yet, according to Turkish presidential sources.
A meeting is “possible, but no time had been set at the moment for any bilateral meeting” said presidential sources.
Erdoğan requested a phone call with Putin on the day of the shooting down of the Russian warplane, but there was no return from the Kremlin, sources also said.
Moscow has also confirmed that the Turkish president has requested a meeting with Putin in Paris on Nov. 30.
“A proposal from the Turkish side about a meeting at the level of heads of state has been delivered to the president,” a Kremlin spokesman said on Nov. 27.
Erdoğan also told the France 24 television station on Nov. 26 that he had called Putin after the jet was downed, but the Russian leader had not yet called him back.