The Kremlin says Russia’s Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump have agreed to fight so-called Islamic State in Syria until its defeat.

It said a statement was prepared by experts after the leaders met briefly on the sidelines of an Asia-Pacific Summit in Vietnam Today.

In total, the two Leaders had three encounters within 24 hours at the Summit in the Port City of Da Nang.

There has been no Official Confirmation from the US about the Statement so far.

A meeting between President Trump and Vladimir Putin had been widely expected at the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation summit, but few details have emerged.

The pair met for the first time in july at the g20 summit in the german city of hamburg.