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Putin and Merkel discuss Syria, Libya, Ukraine in phone call: Kremlin

Reuters Tuesday, 9 June 2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed Syria's humanitarian aid needs in a telephone call, the Kremlin said in a statement on Tuesday.
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