Russia's Putin phones Iran's Rouhani ahead of gas summit

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 13, 2015 11:49 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has phoned Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to discuss bilateral ties, the Kremlin said on Friday.

The two leaders agreed to continue dialogue during Putin's planned visit to Tehran on Nov. 23 for a summit of gas exporting countries, the Kremlin said in a statement.

(Reporting by Maria Kiselyova, editing by Jason Bush)