President Jokowi received a call from President Erdogan, Sunday (2/8/2020), around 16:00 WIB at Bogor Palace, West Java.
“Congratulations on Eid Al-Adha to His Excellency, President Erdogan and Mrs. Emine, and all the people of Turkey. I pray that His Majesty is always in good health, “President Jokowi said, quoted from Among.
Erdogan also congratulated Idul Adha for Jokowi and all the people of Indonesia.
In the conversation, President Jokowi welcomed the increased cooperation between the two countries. Including the possibility of cooperation in handling the COVID-19 pandemic.
“I understand, Turkey is in an advanced stage for vaccine development. I am pleased to hear that our two Ministers of Research and Technology have discussed the possibility of cooperation in this matter, “said President Jokowi.
In addition, President Jokowi hopes that if President Erdogan visits Indonesia, various bilateral cooperation being discussed between ministers from Indonesia and Turkey can be realized soon.
“I hope that in His Majesty’s visit to Indonesia, we can launch concrete projects,” President Jokowi said.