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Russia: Turkey should understand Idlib is Syria - Syrian FM *EXCLUSIVE* *PARTNER CONTENT*03:29

Russia: Turkey should understand Idlib is Syria - Syrian FM *EXCLUSIVE* *PARTNER CONTENT*

Russian Federation, Moscow
September 1, 2018 at 07:08 GMT +00:00 · Published

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem stated that Turkey should understand that Idlib province is part of the Syrian state, during an interview to RT aired on Saturday in Moscow.

'We are not willing to confront Turkey. Anyway the Turkish side should understand Idlib as well as other provinces are parts of Syrian territory, which is under the sovereignty of Syria,' he said.

The Syrian Foreign Minister also mentioned the talks between Russian and Saudi Foreign Ministers Sergei Lavrov and Adel Al-Jubeir which took place in August in Moscow.

Muallem expressed his content regarding "the new language used to determine Saudi Arabia's position" on Syria.

On August 29 Lavrov and Jubeir met and discussed the Syrian issue, common trade, the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, the situation in the Persian Gulf and the Palestinian-Israeli settlement.

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Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem stated that Turkey should understand that Idlib province is part of the Syrian state, during an interview to RT aired on Saturday in Moscow.

'We are not willing to confront Turkey. Anyway the Turkish side should understand Idlib as well as other provinces are parts of Syrian territory, which is under the sovereignty of Syria,' he said.

The Syrian Foreign Minister also mentioned the talks between Russian and Saudi Foreign Ministers Sergei Lavrov and Adel Al-Jubeir which took place in August in Moscow.

Muallem expressed his content regarding "the new language used to determine Saudi Arabia's position" on Syria.

On August 29 Lavrov and Jubeir met and discussed the Syrian issue, common trade, the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, the situation in the Persian Gulf and the Palestinian-Israeli settlement.

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