President Abdulla Gul of Turkey accepts the invitation of President Serzh Sarkisyan of Armenian to attend a soccer match in Yerevan
September 5, 2008
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President Abdullah Gul of Turkey accepted the invitation of President Serzh Sarkisyan of Armenia and attended a football (soccer) match in Yerevan between the country's two teams.
Turkish Foreign Minister Ali Babajan also attended. The Turkish team won 2-0. Turkish media says Abdullah Gul has invited Sarkisyan to Turkey for the World Cup qualifier when the two teams will play again on October 14.