Moscow, September 17: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had a telephonic conversation with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson regarding the Syria situation. Russian Foreign Ministry published a statement on its Facebook page where it said they also discussed how the “anti-terrorism” battle on the ground was playing out.
Ukraine is one of the major areas of US-Russia present conflict. Since a long time, the US has been alleging of Russia’s “forceful invasion” in Ukraine. The diplomats also discussed the need to intensify efforts to implement the Minsk agreements on the settlement of the crisis in the South-East of Ukraine.
Recently Russian forces struck a target east of the Euphrates River in Syria near Dayr Az Zawr, causing injuries to Coalition partner forces. Though the statement does not say if the leaders talked about the allegation or not.