Netanyahu offers condolences, earthquake relief in phone call with Erdogan

25.10.2011                      27.Tischrei. 5772

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Netanyahu offers condolences, earthquake relief in phone call with Erdogan

Conversation represents the first time two leaders have talked in 10 months; Turkish PM thanks Netanyahu for offering aid to the quake-stricken country.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday, offering his condolences for the many casualties of a massive earthquake that struck Turkey's east a day before.
Sources in the Prime Minister's Office indicated that Netanyahu reiterated Israel's offer to send rescue crews and aid in wake of the earthquake, saying only that Erdogan thanked the premier for his offer….