Putin, Erdogan Stress Iran’s Coordination on Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan to discuss the situation in Syria during which they also confirmed cooperation with Iran, official sources said. Special emphasis was placed on ways of enhancing Astana format cooperation, the Kremlin’s press-service said. 'In discussing the situation in Syria special attention … Continue reading Putin, Erdogan Stress Iran’s Coordination on Syria

Putin: Syrian Army, Backed by Russia, Restored Most of Syrian Lands From Terrorists

Russian President, Vladimir Putin, stressed that the Syrian Arab army, backed by Russia, restored most of the Syrian lands from the terrorists. Meeting with heads of delegations of local Orthodox churches on Monday, Putin said that the situation in Syria is gradually changing and the Syrian forces, supported by the Russian military personnel, liberated most … Continue reading Putin: Syrian Army, Backed by Russia, Restored Most of Syrian Lands From Terrorists

Putin shares Turkey’s concern about Syrian Kurds – Erdogan

Russia understands Turkey’s concern regarding Syria’s Democratic Union Party and Self-Defense Forces units considered by Ankara a branch of Kurdistan’s Workers’ Party, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters after returning from the Sochi summit. "We have clearly expressed our stance on the Democratic Union Party and the Self-Defense Forces," the Haberturk TV channel quotes … Continue reading Putin shares Turkey’s concern about Syrian Kurds – Erdogan

Mikdad: We Support UN Role in Case it Respects its Charter and States’ Sovereignty

Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad stressed that the summit meeting between President Bashar al-Assad and President Vladimir Putin is one of the most important meetings as it came before holding the tripartite summit in Sochi city in Russia and it conveyed a message that Russia stands by Syria and consults with it on … Continue reading Mikdad: We Support UN Role in Case it Respects its Charter and States’ Sovereignty

US Trump, Vladimir Putin Discuss Syria in Phone Call

US President Donald Trump talked for just over an hour by phone with Russian leader Vladimir Putin about war-torn Syria and a host of other international issues Tuesday morning, the White House said. Both leaders stressed the importance of implementing UN Security Council Resolution 2254, and supporting the UN-led Geneva Process to peacefully resolve the … Continue reading US Trump, Vladimir Putin Discuss Syria in Phone Call

Russia’s Putin and Syria’s Assad Meet in Sochi

On November 20, Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting with his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, the Kremlin press service said in a statement. "On November 20, talks took place between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, who made a working visit to Russia," … Continue reading Russia’s Putin and Syria’s Assad Meet in Sochi