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Putin Holds Talks With Visiting Vatican Secretary Of State.

Russian President Vladimir Putin has held talks with the visiting Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin in the Russian city of Sochi.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Netanyahu to Putin: Iran's growing Syria role threatens Israel.

By Denis Pinchuk SOCHI, Russia - Iran's growing role in Syria poses a threat to Israel, the Middle East and the world, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. "Mr. President, with joint efforts we are defeating Islamic State, and this is a very important thing.

- Yahoo! News - US

Iran building a separate troop landing terminal in Tartus - report.

August 23, 2017, 8:19 AM With Netanyahu due to meet Wednesday with President Vladimir Putin in Sochi, in an effort to block a permanent Iranian presence in Syria, Saudi sources reveal that Iran has started building a separate terminal at the Syrian port of Tartus to accommodate Iranian and Hizballah landings. DEBKAfile ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Netanyahu rails against an Iranian military presence in Syria.

August 23, 2017, 8:39 AM Ahead of his meeting with President Vladimir Putin in Sochi Wednesday, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke out against Iran’s “accelerated attempt to establish a military presence in Syria.” This aggressiveness has not lessened, he said, in the wake of the nuclear agreement. ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Netanyahu to Putin: Iran in Syria is a threat to Israel.

August 23, 2017, 1:19 PM Iran's growing role in Syria poses a threat to Israel, the Middle East and the world, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told Russian President Vladimir Putin when they met on Wednesday. 'Mr. President, with joint efforts we are defeating Islamic State, and this is a very important thing. But ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Netanyahu to Putin: Iran's growing Syria role threatens Israel.

SOCHI, Russia - Iran's growing role in Syria poses a threat to Israel, the Middle East and the world, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

Putin To Meet Top Vatican Diplomat In Sochi.

The Vatican's secretary of state is set to hold talks with President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on the third day of his official visit to Russia.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Putin, Sargsyan to mull Karabakh conflict settlement in Sochi.

- Today.Az - AZ

Putin, Sargsyan to mull Karabakh conflict settlement in Sochi.

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan in Sochi on August 23, RIA Novosti reported on August 22 citing Kremlin's press service.

- AzerNews - AZ

Associated Press: Israeli leader to meet with Putin in Russia.

JERUSALEM - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office says the Israeli leader will travel to Russia on Wednesday to meet with President Vladimir Putin. Netanyahu's office said late Saturday that the meeting would take place in the Black Sea resort town of Sochi, and the two would discuss “the latest developments in ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

The Jerusalem Post: Netanyahu to meet Putin over Iranian presence in Syria.

The Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on Wednesday, the Prime Minister’s Office announced on Saturday, amid increasing concerns that Iran is establishing a permanent military presence in Syria. This will be Netanyahu’s fourth visit to Russia in some 16 ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

Netanyahu to meet Putin next week over Iran’s role in Syria

August 19, 2017, 11:23 PM Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Russian resort of Sochi next week, his office said on Saturday. Israel is deeply concerned about Iran’s effort to establish a permanent foothold in Syria, especially on Syrian-Israeli borders, on the ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Israeli PM Netanyahu Plans Visit To Sochi To Meet With Putin

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Russia on August 23 to meet with President Vladimir Putin, the Israeli leader's office says.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Israel's Netanyahu to discuss Middle East with Putin: statement

JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will discuss the Middle East with Russian President Vladimir Putin when they meet in the Russian resort of Sochi next week, his office said on Saturday.

- Reuters - US

Britain hoping for record medal haul in Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

EDINBURGH, Aug 19 — British athletes are hoping for their best-ever Winter Olympics medal haul in Pyeongchang next February after matching their previous record of four last time around in Sochi. Team GB Chef de Mission Mike Hay told reporters...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Britain hoping for record medal haul in Korea

EDINBURGH - British athletes are hoping for their best-ever Winter Olympics medal haul in Pyeongchang next February after matching their previous record of four last time around in Sochi.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Driven from US shores, neo-Nazi website finds no haven in Russia either

Russian critics have long worried about the propensity of the country's communications watchdog, Roskomnadzor , to cast an overly wide net in censoring extremist' content on the internet. This is one of the few times when we can feel like RKZ's intervention is totally warranted,' says Alexey Kovalev, a blogger and media ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Hanyu makes emotional return to Yokohama rink

Two-time figure skating world champion and 2014 Sochi Olympic gold medalist Yuzuru Hanyu performed an exhibition program Wednesday at a rink where he has special ...

- The Japan Times - JP

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