Syrian military chief makes rare visit to Jordan First discussions since start of the 10-year war covered border security and intensifying coordination. Top Syrian, Jordanian defense officials discuss border securityHigh-level meeting comes after Syrian troops capture several rebel-held areas near Hashemite kingdom Erdogan and Putin to discuss Syria in Sochi - Turkish officialsTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan will visit Russia later this month for talks with President Vladimir Putin about the violence in northwestern Syria, where Moscow and Ankara back opposing sides, two Turkish officials said on Friday. Putin knocks US, Turkey during meeting with Syria's AssadRussian President Vladimir Putin took a swipe at the United States and Turkey on Monday during a meeting with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad in Moscow. Vladimir Putin and Syria's President Assad meet in Moscow for first time since 2015The Russian and Syrian leaders meet in the Kremlin, with Mr Putin heralding President Assad's win over the "terrorists". Putin hosts Syria’s Assad for talks on capturing rebel areasSyrian state TV says the two discuss continued military operations in country's long civil war, amid recent reports of Russian airstrikes on Idlib Putin and Syria's Assad hold talks in Moscow on rebel areaSyrian state TV says Russia's Vladimir Putin and Syria's Bashar Assad held talks in Moscow on the cooperation between their armies and how to continue operations to gain control of rebel-held areas Syria’s Assad Meets Putin in Unannounced Russia Visit - The Moscow TimesPutin congratulated Assad on his re-election to a fourth term while Assad thanked Russia for its military support and humanitarian assistance.