The President of Russia Vladimir Putin met in the Kremlin with President of France Francois Hollande. During the talks, the two leaders discussed the issues of counteraction to terrorist threat, including coordination in the fight against grouping “Islamic state” and other important issues of the international agenda. The presidents of Russia and France have agreed about this meeting on 17 November, after the terrorist attacks in Paris. During a telephone conversation, Putin and Hollande had “agreed, in particular, to ensure closer liaison and coordination between military and intelligence agencies of the two countries during operations against terrorist organizations, implemented by Russia and France in Syria.
23.10 GMT Hollande called for support for groups in Syria fighting with ISIS
23.09 GMT the Turkish air force could not recognize the Russian su-24M, “it’s nonsense, and excuses”, said the Russian President
23.00 Moscow time Putin said that Russia is not going to intervene in the fate of Erdogan, but regrets the thoughtless destruction of Ankara’s bilateral relations
22.59 Moscow time In Turkey comes oil from the captured Syrian territories on an industrial scale, it is difficult to believe that Ankara does not know about it, Putin said.
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22.58 GMT , the French leader stressed the need to strengthen coordination in the skies over Syria.
22.57 GMT As said Hollande, Russia and France agreed to strike only the terrorists, you need to determine who can not be beat.
22.56 GMT the Incident with su-24 is a serious incident, and France regrets it, said Hollande.
22.55 Moscow time the Russian President stressed that Russia will hold serious consultations with the US on how information was used, the aircraft HQs of the Russian Federation in Syria.
22.54 GMT the Deployment of s-400 in Syria does not contradict the fact that makes American coalition, and is not directed against our partners, Putin said.
22.53 GMT Hollande: Russia must play in the political settlement in Syria.
22.52 GMT Army HQs SAR and the Russian Federation have intensified strikes on the death of the Russian su-24M, it’s reasonable, said the Russian President.
22.51 GMT – Russian President Vladimir Putin is sure that the attempts of some countries “play footsie” with terrorists will backfire on themselves.
“Those who apply against terrorists, the double standards, uses them to achieve their political goals, conducts illegal business, playing with fire, he said, following talks with President of France Francois Hollande. – History shows that such actions sooner or later backfire by supporters”.
22.47 GMT Russia and France have agreed to strengthen work on the antiterrorist track, to strengthen the exchange of information to avoid duplication and incidents, Mr Putin said. “Russia and France know what the spirit of Alliance. It was not one time in our history. Today we agreed to strengthen our joint work on the antiterrorist track, to strengthen the exchange of information on terrorism, to establish constructive work of our military specialists, in order to avoid duplication and incidents”, – said the President of the Russian Federation. He added that this will make the work of the two countries in the fight against terrorism more effective.
22.46 GMT Successfully to fight terrorists in Syria impossible without a ground operation, which can provide , said Putin.
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22.45 GMT the Russian Federation and France have agreed to strengthen work on the antiterrorist track, said the Russian President.
22.44 MSK According to Hollande, France and Russia agreed to enhance the exchange of data within the framework of the fight against terrorism in Syria.
22.43 MSK Blows of the Russian Federation and France will be coordinated, said the French leader.
22.41 GMT Russia and France in the fight against terrorism must work together, said Hollande.
22.40 of MSC In Syria should be a transitional government, Assad cannot play any role in Syria’s future, says the President of France.
22.37 GMT Hollande thanked Putin and Russians for expressing solidarity and sympathy to the French people following the terrorist attacks in France
22.35 GMT Russia and France will continue to insist on the implementation of the Minsk agreement on Ukraine, Putin said.
22.34 Moscow time the Russian President noted that priority attention in the negotiations with the French leader was paid to the joint fight against terrorism.
22.34 GMT Putin: Russia and France are United in their intention to find and punish the criminals.
22.33 GMT Putin expressed his condolences to Hollande in connection with terrorist attacks in Paris.