Russia’s Putin and Turkey’s Erdogan head for talks with major Syria rift between them – The Washington Post

Syria is again testing relations between Putin and Erdogan, who are on either side of an escalating and unpredictable showdown in the country’s Idlib province.
A planned meeting Thursday in Moscow will mark their first face-to-face encounter since Syrian government forces — backed by ally Russia — launched a major offensive in Idlib, the last rebel foothold after nine years of conflict.
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