According to journalists, the visit of the Syrian leader, in Sochi it only lasted a few hours.
Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov has informed about the meeting of the two leaders in Sochi, reports Rus.Media.
Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with Bashar al-Assad, who arrived in the Russian city of Sochi. That Assad arrived in Sochi, reported earlier telegram-channel War Gonzo. According to journalists, the visit of the Syrian leader, in Sochi it only lasted a few hours.
At the meeting the two leaders discussed the economic recovery of Syria, and the delivery of humanitarian aid from Russia. Vladimir Putin also voiced his congratulations to Bashar Assad with gains in the fight against terrorists.
The Russian leader said that he hoped the removal of foreign military forces of Syria after successful victories over terrorist groups.
Before that, Putin and Assad met in Syria on the base Hamim in December last year. Before that in November 2017 in Sochi, when their negotiations lasted for 4 hours.