The defense Ministers of Russia and Turkey discussed the situation in Idlib

the Situation in Iglinskiy area de-escalate (Syria) discussed by telephone the Ministry of defense of Russia and Turkey Sergei Shoigu and Hulusi Akar. Before about Syria, said presidents Vladimir Putin and Recep tayp Erdogan.

Putin expressed serious concern about the activity of terrorist groups, and stressed that the need to respect the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Syria. The heads of state agreed on regular consultations aimed at reducing tensions in the region.

In recent years between Moscow and Ankara, there was discord. Turkey has accused Syrian troops and their allies in attacks on civilian objects and the position of the Turkish military in Idlib and threatened military operation. The Russian military said that Syria responds to the attack, reports “Interfax”.

on Thursday, Russian aircraft struck in the North of Syria after the attack supported by Turkey.