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Netanyahu discusses regional developments with Putin officials

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met Tuesday evening with Russian President Vladimir Putin's special envoy, Alexander Lavrentiev, and with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin.

 

They met to discuss regional developments. National Security Adviser and National Security Council Director Meir Ben-Shabbat also attended the meeting.

 

"Prime Minister Netanyahu made it clear," according to a press release by the PMO, "that Israel will not tolerate a military presence by Iran or its proxies anywhere in Syria and that Syria must strictly abide by the 1974 Separation of Forces Agreement."

 

Netanyahu will fly to Moscow Wednesday to meet with Russian President Putin.

 


First published: 07.10.18, 19:51