Russia rules out military operation in Syria's Idlib
Turkish, Russian leaders met in Sochi
By Elena Teslova
There will not be a military operation in Syria's northwestern Idlib province, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said on Monday.
"The details regarding the issue will be coordinated in the following hours with the Syrian side," Shoigu told reporters after a meeting between the Turkish and Russian leaders in Russia's Black Sea coastal city of Sochi.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin agreed to turn Syria's northwestern Idlib province into a demilitarized zone.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.