Medvedev arrived at the opening of the summit of the BSEC in Istanbul

© RIA Novosti / Dmitry to Attachability in photobacteria-Minister Dmitry Medvedev arrived in Istanbul to participate in the BSEC summitMedvedev arrived at the opening of the summit of the BSEC in Istanbul© RIA Novosti / Dmitry attachability to the photobank

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev arrived at the summit of the organization of black sea economic cooperation, which opens in Istanbul, the Prime Minister heads the Russian delegation.

The participants of the meeting of heads of delegations of the countries-BSEC members in the Congress center «Lutfi Kirdar» was welcomed by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

After the ceremony, a photography session will be a meeting of heads of state and Prime Ministers of the BSEC. In addition, the meeting participants will communicate with each other at a working Breakfast.

As previously reported, the focus of the summit will be the selection of projects for their further implementation in the areas of renewable energy, energy efficiency, green technologies, development of small and medium entrepreneurship, improvement of regional and municipal infrastructure, increasing the export potential of the States of the region and more.

Medvedev in the framework of his visit on the sidelines of the summit, will also meet with Erdogan, the President of Moldova Igor Dodon and the Prime Minister of Turkey Binali Yildirim.

Turkey is chairing the black sea economic cooperation from January to June 2017. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the organization. Following the meeting, we will draft the relevant joint Declaration.

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