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Assad Makes Unannounced Trip to Moscow to Discuss Syria With Putin – The New York Times

Assad Makes Unannounced Trip to Moscow to Discuss Syria With Putin – The New York Times

President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia called his counterpart, Bashar al-Assad of Syria, to Moscow for an unannounced visit to discuss their joint military campaign and a future political transition in Syria, the Kremlin announced on Wednesday.

According to a transcript posted on the Kremlin’s website, Mr. Putin told the Syrian leader during the meeting late Tuesday…

Source: Assad Makes Unannounced Trip to Moscow to Discuss Syria With Putin – The New York Times