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  5/14/2013, Sivan 5, 5773

Netanyahu Meets Putin, Warns of Unstable Syria

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the President of Russia Vladimir Putin met in Sochi, Russia on Tuesday. Prime Minister Netanyahu thanked President Putin at the beginning of the meeting for the invitation and stated, "the area around us is very noisy, turbulent, unstable and volatile. So I am glad for the opportunity to explore together ways to stabilize the region and bring security and stability."

President Putin noted the warm reception he received his last visit to Israel and stated, "I thank you for accepting the invitation to visit Russia."