Russian President Vladimir Putin Telephones PM Netanyahu to Express his Condolences over the Passing of Former President Shimon Peres
(Communicated by the Prime Minister's Media Adviser)
Russian President Vladimir Putin, a short while ago today (Thursday, 29 September 2016), telephoned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and expressed his condolences over the passing of former President Shimon Peres. He noted his high esteem for the late former president as an important leader of the State of Israel.
Russian President Putin told Prime Minister Netanyahu that he ascribes great importance to the continuation of the friendship between Russia and Israel.