Russia lifts restrictions on travel to Turkey
Both countries agree to improve ties
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday lifted restrictions on travel to Turkey after mending ties with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Relations between the two countries strained seven months earlier after Ankara downed a Russian jet, triggering a raft of sanctions.
Earlier,both the leaders in a telephonic conversation agreed to meet in person in a bid to improve their ties .