Russia and Turkey will strengthen protection of “Turkish stream”

Presidents of Russia and Turkey Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan are discussing the opportunity to increase the level of protection of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline. This was stated by the press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov.

to the question of whether the presidents of Russia and Turkey consider the measures to strengthen control and anti -terrorist protection of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline, the Kremlin representative answered: “Consider. There is such a need, because there is a potential threat,” Russian media reports.


Earlier on Thursday, the FSB reported an alleged attempt by Ukrainian intelligence services to organize a terrorist attack on the South Corridor gas pipeline, supplying gas to the Turkish Stream and Blue Stream to Turkey and the EU.