Putin invites Erdogan to Russia as Turkey advances in Syria
The Kremlin said that in their phone conversation, Putin and Erdogan agreed to ensure Syria’s territorial integrity.
“Vladimir Putin invited Tayyip Erdogan to come to Russia with a working visit in the coming days. The invitation has been accepted,” the Kremlin said in a statement.
The leaders also discussed the need to avoid possible conflicts between Turkish and Syrian military, according to the statement.
Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Chris Reese