Russia's Defense Minister to visit Turkey for Syria talks

  11 February 2019    Read: 1647

Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu will make an unexpected visit to Ankara on Monday upon invitation from Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar.

The ministers are expected to hold talks focused on latest development in Syria, particularly in northwestern Idlib province.

The talks will take place ahead of the trilateral leader's summit between Turkey, Russia and Iran that will be held in Russian resort city of Sochi on Feb. 14.

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