The foreign Ministry said that Lavrov actually said Erdogan

the Russian foreign Ministry corrected the mistake made by the Turkish resource YolTV posted a video in which Lavrov speaks to Erdogan with the words: I love your tie. The channel has transcribed the phrase as: I love you Tayyip.

In his Twitter the Russian foreign Ministry explained that Lavrov does not love to Erdogan and praises his tie, as required by etiquette.

the Talks the leaders of Russia and Turkey in connection with the worsening situation in Syria took place in Moscow on Thursday.