Secretary Kerry's Meeting With Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu

Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
December 1, 2015

The following is attributable to Spokesperson John Kirby:

Secretary Kerry met today in Brussels with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to continue the discussion President Obama had this morning in Paris with Turkish President Erdogan.

The two ministers discussed shared efforts to increase contributions to the coalition against Da'esh and ‎next steps in the Vienna political process.

Minister Cavusoglu briefed the Secretary on Turkish outreach to Russia, which the Secretary encouraged.