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This statement he made on air of TV channel NTV, explaining that as a result of this improvement could recover the tourism industry of Turkey, strongly injured from prohibition of the Russian authorities to sell tours to the country and of the terrorist attacks in Istanbul, also reduce the flow of vacationers and tourists.
Against the background of these words of press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov has commented on the letter of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to the head of Russia Vladimir Putin, became the first official message of this kind in the time since the deterioration of relations between Russia and Turkey in November last year.
Recall that Erdogan congratulated Putin on Russia Day. Peskov said that the message was formal and traditional, but meaningful moments, unfortunately, the message was not.”
The press Secretary stressed that Moscow wanted to restore relations with Turkey, which “suddenly” crossed with attack on Russia, but not ready to make the first move, waiting for the “necessary actions by Ankara”.