On the initiative of the Turkish side, Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Erdogan. The Kremlin press service reported.
Among other issues, also the situation in the Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone was discussed.
The Russian side has expressed deep concern over the ongoing military operations, as well as the involvement in clashes of the terrorists from the Middle East. Putin informed Erdogan about the contacts with the leadership of Azerbaijan and Armenia and the steps taken to reach a ceasefire as soon as possible.
An agreement was reached to continue coordination between the Foreign and Defense Ministries of Russia and Turkey, as well as between the special services of the two countries.