The defense Ministers of Ukraine and Turkey discussed security in the black sea region

© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Lazarenkova in fotomonster Poltorak. Archival photoThe defense Ministers of Ukraine and Turkey discussed security in the black sea region© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Lazarenkova the image Bank

The Minister of defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak reported on the meeting in Turkey with Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar, discussed issues of strengthening security in the black sea region.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on 3 and 4 November on a visit to Turkey.

«Today, in the framework of the official visit of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to the Republic of Turkey and the seventh meeting of the Strategic high-level Council had the opportunity to meet with the Minister of national defence of Turkey, Hulusi Akar. During the meeting we discussed issues of strengthening security in the black sea region», — Poltorak wrote on his page on the social network Facebook.

He said that the sides discussed the state and prospects of development of military cooperation between Ukraine and Turkey and military-technical cooperation between the two countries.

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