anti-Russian hysteria in the Turkish social media because of the events in Idlib is not a reason not to recommend to Russian tourists not to visit Turkey, the Kremlin is convinced that Ankara will ensure the safety of all Russians working in the country, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
Earlier, the Russian Ambassador in Turkey Alesya Argov noted that it is threatened, reminds TASS. Ankara has stepped up security measures around the Russian Embassy after that. Peskov said that the Kremlin no doubt that the Turkish side will ensure the safety of the Russian diplomatic mission, the Ambassador and Embassy employees, and employees of Russian companies and foreign offices located in Turkey in accordance with the Vienna Convention. Ankara has assured Moscow that all necessary security measures will be taken, said the official representative of the foreign Ministry of Turkey Hami Aksoy.
5 years ago in Turkey due to the aggravation of the situation in the Syrian Aleppo was killed by Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov.
In Idlib in early February killed several Turkish soldiers. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ordered to strike back at the Syrian troops, and appealed to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to exert pressure on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Erdogan also accused Moscow of shelling civilians in Idlib. Moscow rejected the accusations: the Russian foreign Ministry stressed that the unfavorable situation is due to the fact that Ankara does not assumed under the Sochi agreement obligations.