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Mar 6 2020

President al-Assad and President Putin discuss developments in Syria during phone call

Related Articles Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed during a phone call on Friday the developments in Syria. President Putin congratulated President al-Assad over the achievements made during the recent battles in Idleb, briefing His Excellency on the results of the meetings he held along with Russian officials with Turkish officials on Thursday. President al-Assad expressed satisfaction over what was achieved by the Russian leadership during the meeting with the Turkish side in Moscow and over the potential positive effects that these achievements could have on the Syrian people on various levels, including humanitarian, …

Feb 29 2020

Putin and Rouhani affirm need to implement Astana understandings completely

Related Articles Moscow/Tehran, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed during a phone call with Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani the developments in Idleb. The Kremlin said in a statement that Putin and Rouhani affirmed the need to implement the Astana understandings completely. On a relevant note, Rouhani said during a phone call with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan that the issue of Idleb is complicated due to the presence of dangerous terrorists in it, stressing the need to eliminate those terrorists, as well as the importance of supporting the Astana track. Hazem Sabbagh FORUM

Feb 28 2020

Kremlin: Turkish soldiers killed in Idleb were in areas where terrorists were present

Related Articles Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with the permanent members in the Russian Security Council on Friday that the situation in Idleb province after the Turkish regime had acknowledged the death of 33 of its soldiers and the wounding of 32 others who had been in areas in Idleb were terrorists were positioned. Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov stated that in the course of the meeting, the situation in Idleb was discussed in detail, and that Russia is deeply concerned due to to escalating situation in this area of Syria as a result of the provocations by …

Feb 23 2020

Putin: Russia’s participation in fighting terrorism in Syria thwarted serious threats to its security

Related Articles Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the participation of the Russian forces in combating terrorism in Syria contributed in stopping real threats to the Russian security. Putin said in speech during a ceremony in Moscow on Sunday in celebration of the Homeland Defenders Day that the participation of Russian forces in fighting terrorism in Syria has resulted in eliminating terrorist organizations that had possessed high-quality armaments and equipment, and this prevented the emergence of serious threats to Russia. Baraa Ali / Hazem Sabbagh

Feb 21 2020

Putin affirms necessity of respecting Syria’s sovereignty, territorial integrity

Related Articles Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed on Friday the necessity of respecting Syria’s sovereignty and its territorial integrity unconditionally during a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Kremlin said in a statement that the two sides focused during the phone call on the current situation in de-escalation zone in Idleb, where President Putin expressed his deep concern about the continuing aggressive acts by terrorist organizations, stressing the necessity of respecting Syria’s sovereignty and safety of its lands unconditionally. Mh. Ibrahim / Hazem Sabbagh

Feb 14 2020

Putin discusses with SCRF the situation in Idleb

Related Articles Moscow, SANA- Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed on Friday with the permanent members of Security Council of the Russian Federation (SCRF) the situation in Idleb and other international issues. Sputnik news agency quoted the Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying that a “comprehensive exchange of the views has taken place regarding the tense situation in Idleb because of the terrorists’ practices.” On Thursday, the spokesman reaaffirmed that the Syrian Arab Army combats the terrorists on its land and this is the Syrian state’s sovereign right. Baraa Ali / Hazem Sabbagh Source