US President Joe Biden met with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Their negotiations are taking place today on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Bali.
This was reported by the office of the Turkish president.
It is stated that US President Joe Biden expressed his condolences to his Turkish colleague in connection with the terrorist attack in Istanbul.
Biden also thanked Erdogan for his efforts to revive the "grain deal," which both agreed was critical to improving global food security amid the Russian war.
The parties emphasized that this initiative should continue. They also discussed continuing close coordination on issues of the North Atlantic Alliance and other issues of regional and global importance.
Meanwhile, Turkish media reports that the leaders' talks are taking place at the Apurva Kempinski Hotel in a closed-to-the-press mode. However, videos and footage from the meeting have already been published in the media.
It is also known that Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Minister of Treasury and Finance Nureddin Nebati and Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar are present at the discussions.