Xi Jinping Sends Congratulatory Message to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on His Reelection as President of Türkiye

On May 29, 2023, President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on his reelection as President of the Republic of Türkiye.

Xi Jinping pointed out that China and Türkiye are both major developing countries and emerging markets, sharing extensive common interests. In recent years, the China-Türkiye strategic cooperative relationship has maintained the momentum of growth, and practical cooperation in various fields has made positive progress. Xi Jinping said that he attaches importance to the development of China-Türkiye relations, and stands ready to work with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to understand and support each other on issues concerning each other's core interests and major concerns, and promote sustained, sound and steady development of the China-Türkiye strategic cooperative relationship.