Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan agreed to strengthen coordination between the two countries' military and security services in Syria in the fight against terrorism, the Kremlin said in a statement.
President Tayyip Erdogan shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin
after a news conference in Ankara, Turkey, December 11, 2017. (Photo:REUTERS)
Putin and Erdogan, in a telephone conversation, also discussed
the prospects for new contacts between Russia, Turkey and Iran on Syria, the
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said a possible summit meeting between the
leaders of the three countries was discussed, but no date has been agreed,
RIA news agency reported.
U.S. lawmakers on February 6 questioned President Donald Trump's strategy regarding the ongoing Afghan war.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has set up a plan to attract visitors from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) following a research forecasting the number of ASEAN arrivals to reach 10 million this year.
Tens of thousands of people rallied across Russia on February 3 to demonstrate national unity on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi forces in the Battle of Stalingrad.
Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on January 1 took his pledge in front of the Finnish parliament, beginning his second six-year term as president.
Trade volume between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China hit a record high in 2017, according to the Chinese Ministry of Commerce.
Romania's first woman Prime Minister Viorica Dancila and her cabinet were sworn in before President Klaus Iohannis late on January 29.