Putin Hails Talks with Israeli PM, Wants to Strengthen Ties

(Tass-Russia) Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday in Moscow, saying, "We spoke about the necessity to pool efforts to counter international terrorism. Israel knows only too well what it means and it is fighting against terrorism. In this sense, we are unconditional allies." Putin also said Russia and Israel will pool efforts to counter attempts to revise the history of World War II. "Our peoples fought together against Nazism and paid a huge price for the victory. That is why we must and will keep the memory of the heroes and victims of that war, we will counter attempts to revise its results, to forget the tragedy of Holocaust."

2016-06-08 00:00:00

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