Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Turkey Sergіy Korsunsky met with the representatives of the Association of the Ukrainian-Turkish Friendship. Head of the Association Namık Kemal Bayar informed about the interest to Ukraine, existing in the Turkish society, as well as the plans regarding the activity of the Association. In particular, the sides discussed the concrete steps aimed at promotion of Ukraine, its culture and the development of interpersonal relationships etc.
In his turn, Sergiy Korsunsky thanked the citizens of Turkey for supporting the Ukrainians, emphasizing that "true friends reveal themselves in hard times." The Ambassador stressed the importance of contribution of NGOs to the development of relationships between the two countries. Besides, he underlined the Crimean Tatars’ role, which is an important link between Ukraine and Turkey.