Putin Meets Lebanese Prime Minister, Discusses Bilateral Ties

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Updated September 13, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin met Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri on Wednesday (September 13) in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi.

The meeting came a day after Russia and Lebanon signed a memorandum on economic and investment cooperation between the two countries.

Putin said he was confident the agreements would “contribute to positive development” in bilateral ties.

Hariri said talks with the Russian leader would touch on the threats the Middle East crisis posed to Lebanon.

The Lebanese official on Tuesday (September 12) met his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev.