Putin spokesman falls asleep during meeting between his boss and Turkish President
Dmitry Peskov, 48, appeared to doze off as the two leaders met in Istanbul to discuss cooperation between their two nations in Istanbul.
Moscow and Ankara have endured a frosty relationship ever since a Turkish fighter jet shot down a Russian bomber over the Turkish-Syrian border last November.
An effort to improve relations between the two nations began in June after President Erdogan sent a letter to President Putin expressing his “regret” over the incident.
After that, Russia lifted its sanctions on tourism, which by June 2016 had seen visits of Russian tourists to Turkey slump by 93%... read more
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