Ankara /Information Office/ 30 July 2016/ President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of the Republic of Turkey met here on Saturday with Qatar's Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al -Thani. HE the Foreign Minister conveyed the greetings and wishes of HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al -Thani to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the Turkish people of further progress and development. From his part, the Turkish President asked HE the Foreign Minister to convey his greetings to HH the Emir and his wishes for the Qatari people of further development and prosperity. Discussions during the meeting dealt with bilateral ties and ways of enhancing them, as well as the latest developments in the region, especially the situation in Syria and ways to put an end to the escalating crisis there. The meeting was attended by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.