Topics of Abbas-Putin meeting revealed

Topics of Abbas-Putin meeting revealed

The issue of arms supplies was not discussed during the meeting between the Russian President Vladimir Putin and Palestine's leader Mahmoud Abbas in Sochi, the Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said.

"[They] have talked about wheat purchase, joint projects in imports, pharmaceuticals and agriculture. [They] have discussed exports of agricultural products to Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union, poultry and meat, as well as opportunities to buy oil from Russia," Sputnik cited al-Maliki as saying.

Putin and Abbas met at the Russian resort of Sochi on Thursday and discussed bilateral relations and the Israeli-Palestinian settlement, among other pressing issues in the region.


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