News Briefs

  6/26/2014, Sivan 28, 5774

Putin Meets Abbas, Calls for Resumption of Talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin met on Wednesday with Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in Moscow, and told him that he would like to see the resumption of the peace process between Israel and the PA.

"Of course, we all want to renew the peace process. I know there are many difficulties, but I'm glad we have the opportunity to exchange words and see what we can do together to move the issue forward," Putin said.