Putin: The issue of the withdrawal of Iranian troops from Syria is not the problem of Russia
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that the issue of the withdrawal of Iranian troops from Syria is not the problem of Russia. Damascus and Tehran has the solution.
“With regard to Iran, this is not our problem of persuading Iran to withdraw from Syrian territory, Syria and Iran are independent states, they must build relations with each other.
“Yes, we have a serious and deep relationship with Iran and Syria. Moreover, during discussions and dialogue with Iranian partners, some issues have been resolved, including the withdrawal of offensive weapons systems from the Israeli border, from the Golan Heights. ”
“As for the full withdrawal of troops, this is a separate issue, which must be resolved in the dialogue between Syria, Iran and the United States. We are also ready to participate in this dialogue. ”