Russian, Israeli leaders discuss Iran nuclear program, Syria, Iraq

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 18, 2017 7:51 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss the Iran nuclear program, the Kremlin said on Wednesday.

In a phone call, held on the initiative of the Israeli side, the two leaders also discussed the situation in Syria and the referendum in Iraq's Kurdistan, the Kremlin said in a statement.

(Reporting by Darya Korsunskaya; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov; Editing by Andrey Ostroukh)