Putin discusses Russian-US relations and Syria with Security Council
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the current state of Russian-US relations with members of the national Security Council, the Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
"There was an exchange of views on the current state of Russian-US relations," TASS cited him as saying.
Peskov said earlier that on Saturday, January 28, Putin was scheduled to have a telephone conversation with US President Donald Trump.
Putin and the Security Council noted importance of understanding by Astana talks participants that there can be no military solution to the Syrian crisis.
"The sides discussed the outcome of the Astana talks and also the prospects of further efforts on the Syrian political settlement," Peskov said. "It was noted that it is important that all parties to the talks agree that there can be no military solution to the Syrian issue," he said.