Putin hails Russia-Iran cooperation in settling Syrian conflict

Russian President Vladimir Putin noted specific results of Russia-Iran cooperation in settling the Syrian conflict as he spoke with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on the sidelines of the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Saturday.
“We are successfully cooperating in settling the Syrian crisis,” Putin said, addressing his Iranian counterpart.
“In this regard, we have something to talk about because specific results have been achieved,” the Russian leader said.
“I am glad to have an opportunity to work with you on the sidelines of the international meeting within the SCO framework,” Putin said.