Turkiye is ready to host Russian, Ukrainian leaders' meeting - FM says

Sergey Lavrov and Mevlut Cavusoglu

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# 16 March 2022 17:21 (UTC +04:00)

"Turkiye is ready to host a meeting of Russian, Ukrainian leaders", said Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu at the joint press conference with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, APA’s Turkiye bureau reports.

According to him, the main issue is not the place, but the start of results-oriented discussions.

Moreover, Mr. Cavusoglu stressed the rapprochement between the positions of Russia and Ukraine.

"I hope that there will no longer be a need for such a meeting through our mediation and that the two leaders will meet to achieve a ceasefire and sustainable peace," said Cavushoglu..