Lavrov to take part in Russian-Turkish strategic planning group meeting March 13

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will take part in a meeting of the Russian-Turkish Strategic Planning Group in Antalya on March 13, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters at a press briefing on Thursday.

“The parties are expected to synchronize watches on bilateral agenda. They will discuss Syria, the fight against organized crime and Ukraine,” the diplomat said.

According to the diplomat, they will pay close attention to the prospects for expanding trade and economic cooperation, cooperation in various areas, consular issues and boosting cultural ties in light of a mutual year of culture and tourism.”.