Moscow welcomes Turkey's call for trilateral Syria diplomacy
Dec 16 (Reuters) - Moscow on Friday welcomed Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's proposal to establish a three-way mechanism for diplomacy between Turkey, Russia and Syria, Russian state news agencies reported, citing a deputy foreign minister.
The RIA Novosti news agency also reported that Syria's position on the idea - which could involve a summit between the leaders of the three countries - was not yet known, but that Moscow was in contact with officials in Damascus.
Reporting by Reuters; Editing by Kevin Liffey
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