Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Netanyahu Meets Putin to Discuss Syria

SOCHI, May 14 (RIA Novosti) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is on a brief working visit to Russia, met on Tuesday to discuss the situation in Syria and the Middle East, with missile deliveries likely to be on the agenda.

Putin said at the start of the meeting that he expects the discussions to focus on Syria, but did not mention Russia's arms deliveries.

Netanyahu suggested discussing “ways to bring stability to this region, to make it safer, to make it more peaceful.”