BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:30 P.M.) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has officially arrived in Istanbul for the quadrilateral summit with the leaders of Turkey, Germany, and France, the Sputnik News Agency reported this afternoon.
Putin is scheduled to meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and French President Emmanuel Macron on the current situation in Syria.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron are expected to arrive at Istanbul’s Vahdettin Mansion prior to the summit.
According to the Kremlin’s press service, the four leaders will discuss Syria and “several other pressing international issues.”
However, no clarification has been provided with regards to other issues that might be discussed during the top-level meeting.
Below is a link to the summit, courtesy of Sputnik News: