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Vitaly Klyuev takes part in the 16th meeting of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey on maritime shipping issues

The Candidate of the Russian Federation for the post of Secretary-General of IMO Vitaly Klyuev took part in the 16th meeting of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey to discuss current issues relevant to merchant shipping. The meeting was held on March 20, 2015 in Istanbul upon the initiative of the Presidents of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey.

The 16th meeting addressed the issues of maritime navigation in the Black Sea and the Black Sea straits. During discussions related to the IMO the head of the Russian delegation presented to the Turkish side the Russian candidate for the post of the IMO Secretary-General