Putin decided to withdraw from the Treaty with Turkey on mutual legal assistance

Putin decided to withdraw from the Treaty with Turkey on mutual legal assistance


Previously the relevant proposal to the President of the Russian government. Ankara will be sent a notification of withdrawal from the Moscow agreement on mutual legal assistance in civil, commercial and criminal matters.

MOSCOW, 30 Dec. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin accepted the proposal of the Cabinet to withdraw from the Treaty with Turkey on mutual legal assistance in civil, commercial and criminal matters.

Relevant document posted by on the official portal of legal information on Wednesday.

“The Russian foreign Ministry to send the Turkish side a notification”, — stated in the decree of the President.

The agreement was signed in Ankara in 1997.