The President of Russia

07/08/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 07/08/2019 05:19

Telephone conversation with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu Netanyahu BenjaminPrime Minister of Israel conveyed his condolences on the tragic death of Russian sailors in the Barents Sea.

Current issues related to bilateral cooperation in trade, the economy and humanitarian sphere were discussed.

Vladimir Putin invited the Israeli Prime Minister to visit Moscow next year to take part in the celebrations marking the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.

They also discussed matters related to Russian-Israeli cooperation in the Syrian settlement process considering the results of the trilateral meeting between the Russian, Israeli and US security council secretaries held on June 25, 2019. In particular, they emphasised the importance of further cooperation between military agencies.

The two leaders also agreed to continue personal contacts.