“Akkuyu” Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) will further strengthen Turkey’s economy said Russian President Vladimir Putin during his performance at the groundbreaking ceremony of the 3rd block of the “Akkuyu” NPP, APA reports.
He noted that the work of Russian and Turkish specialists are implemented in accordance with the program that has been preliminary determined.
According to V. Putin, the number of employees who are working currently is more than 8 thousand, and the majority of them are Turkish citizens.
Russian President has recalled that he has attended in the groundbreaking ceremony of the first block with Erdogan in April 2018.
He noted that all important measures have been taken in the direction of protection of the health of staff participating in the project in the condition of the pandemic.