Russian President Vladimir Putin reacts to Friday’s air strikes in Syria, calling them acts of aggression. Putin condemned the strikes Saturday and said the actions by the U.S., France, and UK will be destructive for international relations. The Russian president has since called an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss the recent events.
Turkey’s president is set to speak with his Russian counterpart regarding the conflict in Syria. President Erdogan said he will call president Vladimir Putin later Thursday. This comes after he spoke with President Trump Wednesday about preventing future attacks in Syria.