Regarding the European soccer championship, in which the national teams of the two countries also competed, Blair said that Turkey could play in the final.
Simitis Is Positive
Erdogan also had a brief conversation with Greek Prime Minister Costas Simitis. The two leaders mentioned the prospective visit of Foreign Minister Abdullah Gul. Simitis said; I expect positive results from such visits.
Erdogan also talked with Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Plamen Alexandrov Panayotov.