KIEV. January 7th. UNN. Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Syria on a working visit and met with its president, Bashar Assad. It is reported by UNN with reference to TASS.
"Putin paid a visit to Damascus and met with the President of Syria. The head of state noted that on the streets of the city with the naked eye you can see signs of a restoration of peaceful life," the message said.
From the airport, Vladimir Putin headed to the command post of a group of forces of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in the Syrian Arab Republic. At the command post, the head of the Russian state was met by Syrian President Bashar Assad. The leaders of the two countries heard military reports on the state of affairs in various regions of the country. Later, bilateral talks between the Syrian and Russian delegations took place.
Add to this, Putin visited Syria in December 2017.