Russian President Vladimir Putin's telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip
On January 31, 2018 Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
The two leaders expressed satisfaction with the results of the January 30 Syrian National Dialogue Congress
in Sochi. They pointed out the importance of implementing the agreements reached to promote political settlement
in Syria based on UN Security Council Resolution 2254.
The conversation covered the further coordination of efforts by Russia and Turkey to maintain the stable operation
of the de-escalation zones, as well as cooperation in the Astana format.
The two presidents also exchanged opinions on the current aspects of the rapidly developing trade and economic
cooperation between Russia and Turkey.