Turkish Ambassador to Russia said on leaving office

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate in photobacteria and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Turkey to the Russian Federation Hüseyin Dirioz. Archival photo.Turkish Ambassador to Russia said on leaving office© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate the image Bank

The Ambassador of Turkey in Russia Hussein Dirioz said that he was leaving his post and will return to Ankara within two months.

Earlier, a source in diplomatic circles in Ankara, told RIA Novosti that Turkey has appointed a new Ambassador to Russia, he became head of the consular service of the Turkish foreign Minister Mehmet Samsar.

«Coming to the end of my term of office, and within two months I will leave Russia. Don’t know what post loan upon returning to Turkey, but I am convinced that the work with Moscow, we will continue,» — said the Ambassador to reporters.

Dirioz was appointed Ambassador of Turkey in Moscow in 2016.