Putin and Erdogan to use meeting next week to discuss Syria: agencies

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin arrive for a press conference in Ankara
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin arrive for a press conference in Ankara, Turkey, September 28, 2017. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

November 10, 2017

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan will use a meeting in southern Russia next week to discuss the Syria situation and energy cooperation, Russian news agencies cited the Kremlin as saying on Friday.

The two men are due to meet in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi on Nov. 13.

(Reporting by Andrew Osborn; Editing by Christian Lowe)