- Putin and Netanyahu Divided Over Threat From Crisis in Syria Bloomberg update
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu disagreed over the threat to Israels security from Syria as they began talks in Moscow on the crisis in the war-torn country.
DEBKAfile reports that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will be attended by twelve military officers when he meets President Vladimir Putin at the presidential dacha outside Moscow later Monday.The executive plane is to carry, along with the prime minister, IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gady Eisenkot, Military Intelligence Chief Maj. Gen. Hertzi Halevy and another 9 officers, each a specialist in one of the military aspects of the Syrian conflict.
The Israelis will be looking for the Russians to restrict Iranian terror against Israel from Syrian territory. – Globes
- Netanyahu heads to Moscow to talk Syria with Putin , The Times of Israel
- Russian Meddling in Syria Drives Netanyahu to Moscow , Haaretz, primum
Leaders to meet on cooperation in Syria to avoid confusion and agree on protocol to allow Israeli action against Hezbollah in the Golan.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to request that Israel maintain freedom for its air force in the skies above Syria during a meeting in Moscow with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday.