The southern regions of Russia belong to the Turkic world


According to, Russian media reported: “The leader of the Turkish nationalists Bahceli presented Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with a“ map of the Turkic world ”. The map also shows the regions of the Russian Federation.
Erdogan and Bahceli were photographed with a business card, which was later published on the party's microblog on Twitter.
According to Bahcheli, the Turkic world includes the southern regions of Russia, Eastern Siberia, the Balkans, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Xinjiang, as well as Mongolia and Iran.