Since when do leaders of other nations need to get Israel's approval as to whom they meet? Israel is the most arrogant nation on this planet and they sure have the nerve to criticize the Russian leader for meeting with Hamas. While the Israelis label Hamas a terrorist group the Israeli foreign minister is making plans to demolish Palestinian homes in East Jerusalem. I wish the Russian leader and all other leaders tell Israel to shove it.
Russia is not and will not launch infantry operations in Syria, says senior lawmaker (Reuters)
from the article: Russia rebuffs Israeli rebuke over open relations with Hamas