The US President Donald trump and the President of Russia Vladimir Putin during a telephone conversation on Monday, February 12, discussed issues of mutual concern, including the DPRK nuclear issue and the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the press service of the White house.
According to the post, trump stated the necessity of achieving «lasting peace agreement» between Israel and Palestine. «Now is the time to work towards a lasting peaceful agreement», – quotes words of the President of the United States RIA Novosti.
Trump also expressed his Russian counterpart condolences in connection with the crash of An-148 aircraft, which killed 71 people.
Informed about the conversation with trump at a meeting with President of Palestinian national authority Mahmoud Abbas told Putin himself, noting that during the meeting, in particular, discussed the Palestinian-Israeli settlement.