“In Moscow, a meeting took place between the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, Army General Sergei Shoigu, and the Minister of Defense of the Syrian Arab Republic, corps General Fahed Jassem Al-Frej. The parties discussed issues of Russian-Syrian military and military-technical cooperation. The results of the operation of the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria aimed at the destruction of terrorist groups were summed up ", - said in a release.
The sides also “exchanged views on topical security issues in the Middle East,” the report says.
“The meeting was held in a friendly atmosphere and confirmed the mutual intention to further increase all-round cooperation among the defense ministries,” the press service added.