Turkish, Russian, Iranian presidents to meet in Turkey in April
The agency quoted Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.
The three countries’ foreign ministers are due to meet in Kazakhstan in two weeks to prepare the ground for an Istanbul summit on Syria, the TASS news agency reported earlier on Feb. 19, citing Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.
The Turkish and Iranian presidents exchanged views over the phone late on Feb. 20 on the latest developments in Syria, particularly Afrin and Idlib, state-run Anadolu Agency reported, citing presidential sources.
The two leaders discussed the Astana process and the Sochi Congress regarding finding a solution to the Syrian issue, the agency reported.
The Syrian National Dialogue Conference was held in the southern Russian city of Sochi on Jan. 29-30.
Iranian authorities found the wreckage of a passenger plane on Feb. 19 that crashed with 66 people onboard in central Iran a day earlier.