Russian President Vladimir Putin's telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip
On December 14, Vladimir Putin had aátelephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
TheáPresident ofáRussia again offered theáTurkish leadership andánation his deepest condolences ináconnection with
theámajor terrorist attack onáDecemberá10 ináIstanbul, which claimed many lives. He confirmed that Russia is ready
foráfurther active cooperation toáneutralise theáterrorist threat inátheáMiddle East.
Theáheads ofástate continued their ongoing exchange ofáviews onáSyria. Ináparticular, they discussed
theádevelopments ináAleppo, andáemphasised theáneed toábuild up joint efforts toáimprove theáhumanitarian situation
andáfoster theástart ofáaáreal political process ináSyria.
They also discussed some current issues related toáRussian-Turkish cooperation ináenergy andáother spheres.