Article Photos: Russia, Turkey downplay Syria differences 3/3

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, sits down as Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan looks on  before a meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. Putin visits Turkey on a one-day trip expected to focus on economic issues as well as differing views over how to resolve the Syrian conflict.(AP Photo/Tolga Bozoglu, Pool)