President Trump and Turkish President Recep Erdoğan stressed their “common commitment” to regional stability in the Middle East during a phone call on Saturday, according to the White House.
The brief readout of the call released by the White House said the U.S. and Turkey were working together to increase stability in the region, which is plagued by the crisis surrounding the Syrian civil war.
Trump and Erdoğan previously discussed Syria on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in July.
The two leaders’ relationship has turned tense in recent months.
The Turkish president publicly lashed out at Trump’s