Japan-Turkey Relations

Japan-Turkey Summit Telephone Talk

June 28, 2018
Japanese

Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, had a telephone conversation for approximately 10 minutes commencing at 17:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, 2018, with H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip ERDOGAN, President of the Republic of Turkey. The overview is as follows.

1. In the beginning, Prime Minister Abe extended his congratulations to H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip ERDOGAN upon his victory in Turkey’s recent presidential election. Prime Minister Abe also said that he expects that the Republic of Turkey will further prosper under H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip ERDOGAN. In return, H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip ERDOGAN expressed his gratitude.

2. The two leaders also shared their views on cooperating to further deepen the relationship between Japan and Turkey in a wide range of fields.