"THE AIM OF MY VISIT TO YEREVAN WAS TO CREATE A NEW ATMOSPHERE"

AZG Armenian Daily
01/11/2008

Armenia-Turkey

Turkish President Abdullah Gul said at a reception held in the
presidential residence dedicated to the 85th anniversary of foundation
of Turkish Republic.

"Creation of the new atmosphere will contribute to resolution of
available issues between the sides", he added.

To the question about concrete steps towards regulation of relations
with Armenia including opening of borders in the nearest future,
Turkish President mentioned that it is needed to be constructive.He
called everybody to support creation of the new atmosphere.

According to Abdullah Gul, everything has changed in the Caucasus
and rearrangement of powers is taking place.

"I am hopeful that there will be good developments", underlined
Turkish President.