Ahead of meeting, Turkey expects Russia to help rein in Syrian forces

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By Orhan Coskun ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan will seek steps from Russia's Vladimir Putin to safeguard Turkish troops in the face of an offensive by the Syrian army in the country's northwest when the two leaders meet on Tuesday, a senior Turkish official said. Erdogan, who is making a one-day visit to Russia, told Putin last week that attacks by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces were causing a humanitarian crisis and...

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