Peskov told about the topics of the upcoming meeting of Putin and Erdogan

© RIA Novosti . Sergey Goneeverything in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Archival photoPeskov told about the topics of the upcoming meeting of Putin and Erdogan© RIA Novosti . Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin will take the Turkish leader Tayyip Erdogan in Sochi on may 3, they will discuss the situation in Syria, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of Putin Dmitry Peskov.

Earlier, the press service of the President of Turkey said that erdoğan’s visit to Russia will take place on 3 may.

Press Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation on questions about whether the meeting will be held in Sochi and draw any attention to leaders on the subject of the Syrian settlement, said Yes.

The fourth of April, the Syrian opposition said about 80 victims of the attacks using chemical weapons in Khan Shaykhun, Idlib province and 200 wounded. The culprit, she called the Syrian government troops, who strongly denied the charges and was blamed on militants and their patrons. According to the Russian Ministry of defense, Syrian air force strike in Khan Sheyhun in the Arsenal of the terrorists with chemical weapons, which were delivered to Iraq. The Russian side called for a thorough investigation of the incident under Idlib, where to involve experts of the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons.

However, without waiting for the investigation and despite the absence of any evidence against Damascus, Washington is moved to action against the Syrian authorities. On the night of 7 April, the United States attacked with cruise missiles on the airfield «Sirat» in the Syrian province of HOMS, where, according to Washington, was carried out a chemical attack. According to the Pentagon, just on the «Sirat» was released 59 missiles. The Governor of HOMS said that seven people were killed: five soldiers and two civilians from the village, located at the airbase. According to the defense Ministry of Russia, two Syrian soldiers were missing, four were killed and six suffered burns in extinguishing fires. The Syrian armed forces said it killed ten Syrian soldiers.

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