Current dynamics of Russian-Turkish relations

Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrovs telephone conversation with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu

On January 10, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke by phone with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.

The ministers continued their discussion of a number of issues related to implementing the provisions of the documents signed by the Syrian Government and the opposition on December 29. They emphasised the importance of observing the ceasefire and adopting a constructive approach to the preparations for the forthcoming intra-Syrian meeting in Astana, as well as the unconditional necessity of carrying on the fight against terrorist groups.

The ministers also discussed other current bilateral issues.