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PM Draghi's call with President Erdoğan of the Republic of Turkey

23 Marzo 2021

Today the President of the Council of Ministers has had a phone conversation with the President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. The talks focused on EU-Turkey relations in the framework of the forthcoming European Council, the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean and in Libya, as well as on global challenges and priorities of the Italian G20 Presidency. Both bilateral and multilateral relations were also discussed and concern was expressed over the human rights situation in Turkey.