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Top military commanders of Iran, Russia, Turkey confer on Syria developments

Moscow� Chiefs of staff of armed forces of Iran, Russia and Turkey met in Russia on Tuesday to discuss the latest developments underway in Syria.

During the meeting in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Iran's Major-General Mohammad Baqeri and his Russian and Turkish counterparts reviewed the situation in Syria given the agreements reached in the course of peace talks in Astana, Kazakhstan.

The participating officials also discussed the ongoing situation in the four de-escalation zones in Syria and how the ceasefire is being observed by the warring sides in these areas. The fight against terrorism in different areas of Syria was also on the agenda of talks.

The meeting of the top military officials comes a day before the presidents of the three countries, as the main guarantors of Syria peace talks in Astana, are to meet in Sochi.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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