BEIJING, Jun 25 (APP):A Chinese foreign ministry’s spokesperson on Monday congratulated Recep Tayyip Erdogan for winning Turkish presidential and parliamentary elections.
“China respects the choice of the Turkish people and congratulates President Erdogan on his re-election,” Geng Shuang said during his regular press briefing held here.
The spokesperson said, China always attached great importance to developing China-Turkey relations.
“In recent years, under the guidance of the heads of state of the two countries, bilateral relations and cooperation in various fields have been advancing and many positive results have been achieved,” he added.
He said China was willing to work with Turkey to continue its efforts to promote greater development of China-Turkey strategic cooperative relations so as to benefit the two countries and peoples.