In Antalya, began the meeting of the presidents of Russia and Turkey

ANTALYA, November 16. The meeting of presidents of Russia and Turkey Vladimir Putin and Recep Erdogan has started in Antalya on the sidelines of the summit of “big twenty”.

Putin and Erdogan exchanged handshakes, and then the press was asked to leave.

Shortly before a meeting with Turkey’s President Putin spoke with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Leaders “the big twenty” was delayed for a working lunch, instead of the planned hour and a half lasted about three hours.

The meeting with Erdogan will be the final program of the first day of the Russian President in Turkey.