MOSCOW, May 11 (Itar-Tass) - Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Russia, the president’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov said on Saturday.
“Correct, the visit is being planned,” he said without giving specific dates.
On Saturday, Israel’s Haaretz newspaper reported about the upcoming visit. The newspaper referred to anonymous officials in the country’s government.
On May 6, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “They discussed the situation in the region, the state of affairs in Syria,” Dmitry Peskov said then.