Putin Offers Condolence on Iran Terror AttackRussian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to Iran’s president on Saturday after an terrorist attack on an Iranian military parade, saying Moscow was ready to boost joint efforts in the fight against terrorism, RIA news quoted the Kremlin as saying.
Turkey has sentenced to jail more than 100 people, including former air force officers, pver charge of affiliation to a movement led by US-based opposition cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom the Ankara government accuses of having masterminded the July 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Turkey reportedly has sent a massive military convoy into Syria’s Idlib province as Damascus forces are preparing to launch a large-scale operation to liberate the northern province from foreign-backed militants.
Iran, Russia and Turkey have agreed on a number of economic measures like ditching the US dollar in mutual transactions as part of efforts to expand their trade relations amid Washington’s pressure, Governor of the Central Bank of Iran.
Russian and Turkish Presidents have arrived in Iran’s capital city of Tehran on Friday for a key summit with their Iranian counterpart to discuss issues of interest, mainly a planned Syrian operation to liberate Idlib province from militants.