‘Strategic friendship’ on full display as ‘autocratic’ leaders Putin, Erdogan debate grain corridor

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Russia’s Black Sea resort of Sochi for talks focused on reviving Ukraine’s UN-backed grain export deal. Erdogan is being accompanied by a large delegation, including Turkey’s defence, foreign, energy and finance ministers. For more on the high-level talks in Sochi, FRANCE 24’s Annette Young is joined by Yavuz Baydar, Editor-in-Chief of Ahval News and Editor of The Free Turkish Press.