Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Syria's Assad travels to Russia to meet with Putin<
MOSCOW (AP) - The Kremlin says Syrian President Bashar Assad has met with President Vladimir Putin at his summer residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
A transcript of Thursday's meeting released by the Kremlin quoted Assad as saying that Syria is making progress in fighting "terrorism," which "opens the door to the political process."
Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov says Assad informed Putin of his decision to ...