Putin sums up Istanbul summit

Putin sums up Istanbul summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin commented on the results of the Istanbul summit.

First of all, the Russian leader drew attention to the fact that Moscow reserves the right to assist the Syrian armed forces in eliminating terrorists in the province of Idlib.

According to him, despite a significant reduction in the level of violence in the SAR, the most important task is the elimination of the radical elements remaining in the territory of the republic. In addition, he stressed that Moscow expects that Ankara will in the shortest possible time to ensure the withdrawal of the opposition from the Idlib demilitarized zone.