November 14, 2019 / 7:46 PM / 21 days ago

Putin: Russia still has lots of work to do in Syria's Idlib

Russia's President Vladimir Putin greets the media prior to the BRICS summit in Brasilia, Brazil November 14, 2019. Pavel Golovkin/Pool via REUTERS

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Moscow felt it still had a lot of work to do in the rebel-held region of Idlib in Syria’s northwest.

Speaking to reporters in Brazil at a summit for BRICS countries, Putin said Russia hoped the Geneva peace process for Syria would be successful.

Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin and Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Chris Reese

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