Russian, Turkish chiefs of General Staff to talk Syrian crisis in Ankara

Russia’s Chief of General Staff Valery Gerasimov is due to visit Ankara on Thursday.

Russia’s Chief of General Staff Valery Gerasimov is due to visit Ankara on Thursday to discuss the settlement of the Syrian crisis with his Turkish counterpart, Russia’s Defence Ministry official spokesman Igor Konashenkov said.

During his working visit to Turkey, Gerasimov will meet with Hulusi Akar in Ankara to "discuss the current situation and the prospects of resolving the crisis in the Syrian Arab Republic," Konashenkov said.

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