Turkey: Cavusoglu-Pompeo speak on the phone to discuss co-operation in the fight against COVID-19

Turkey: Cavusoglu-Pompeo speak on the phone to discuss co-operation in the fight against COVID-19

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu yesterday, according to a statement from US State Department spokesman Morgan Ortagus.

The two Foreign Ministers discussed their cooperation in tackling the COVID-19 pandemic, including the repatriation of Turkish and American citizens to their homelands, as well as co-operation in the supply chain and the NATO Alliance’s efforts to tackle the pandemic.

Mike Pompeo thanked Turkey for the generous donation of personal protective equipment.

Pompeo and Cavusoglu also reportedly discussed bilateral relations, including economic and security issues./ibna