Turkey, Venezuela deepen cooperation, seeking 'new era'
October 6, 2017
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that his country does not support any external interventions in South America, speaking after meeting with Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro.
Maduro and Erdogan oversaw the signing of five agreements for cooperation on air travel, tourism, culture, agriculture, and international crime. They discussed ways to deepen economic and energy ties and explored opportunities for military industry cooperation, the Turkish leader said.
Maduro's visit to Turkey, the first by a Venezuelan head of state, comes amid stringent U.S. sa...