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Turkey and Russia to continue talks on Idlib in Moscow

The Turkish delegation plans to visit Moscow on February 17 to continue talks on a settlement in Syrian Idlib, Turkish FM Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters on Saturday

According to the FM, they willl hold talks with Russian FM Sergei Lavrov.

An interdepartmental Russian military delegation was in Turkey last week. The delegation included the President’s special envoy for the Syrian settlement Alexander Lavrentiev and Deputy FM Sergey Vershinin, as well as representatives of the Ministry of Defense. The Turkish side was led by Deputy FM Sedat Onal and Presidential Advisor on Political Affairs Ibrahim Kalin.

Earlier, Russian FM Sergei Lavrov said that Turkey was unable to fulfill several key commitments to solve the problems over the Syrian Idlib. The vice-president of Turkey Fuat Oktay made a statement that he had fulfilled her obligations under Idlib.