Lavrov explained, in a press conference at the Antalya Diplomatic Forum, today, Saturday: “We confirm our interest in promoting the normalization of relations between Syria and Turkey... We have worked on that, and in fact, we continue to work, but practical steps now are impossible due to the fact that what is happening in the Gaza Strip ...The Palestinian Territories directly affects all participants in this process.” “A new page is opening in our relations with Damascus,” Aydinlik newspaper reported, citing journalist Cetiner Chen. “Our Foreign Ministry is holding meetings at the Antalya Diplomatic Forum to discuss political topics.” And diplomacy, and Turkish diplomacy is trying behind the scenes to solve other problems with decisive steps, and soon Putin will come to Turkey, and based on the results, a date will be set and a meeting between Erdogan and Bashar al-Assad will be set and organized in Moscow.” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on September 5 Last September, his Syrian counterpart, Bashar al-Assad, “is following from afar the steps taken within the Turkish-Russian-Iranian-Syrian formula, with regard to normalization between Ankara and Damascus.” Since then, Ankara’s relations with Damascus have deteriorated, but recently, both parties have begun, Likewise, the media, which is interested in relations between the two countries, talks about the possibility of gradual normalization. In December 2022, Russia hosted the first talks in more than 11 years between Turkey and Syria at the level of defense ministers. Lavrov on the accession of Sweden and Finland to NATO: years Long good neighborliness has been in vain