Russia’s Lavrov to Meet Turkey’s Cavusoglu

MOSCOW (Reuters/AP) -
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, centre, greets Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, right, as they arrive for a NATO ministerial meeting on Resolute Support operations in Afghanistan, at NATO Headquarters in Brussels Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. (Jonathan Ernst/Pool Photo via AP)
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (C) greets Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (R) as they arrive for a NATO ministerial meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Tuesday, Dec. 1. (Jonathan Ernst/Pool Photo via AP)

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will meet his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday on the sidelines of an Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe meeting in Belgrade, RIA news agency reported, citing a diplomatic source.

A ministry official said the meeting between Lavrov and Cavusoglu was scheduled for 3.30 p.m. local time.

On Wednesday, Lavrov said he was ready for such a meeting.