Netanyahu says the two sides will establish a coordination mechanism to prevent 'misunderstandings, clashes' between Russian and Israeli forces.
Barak Ravid is the diplomatic correspondent for Haaretz newspaper. He joined Haaretz in April 2007, covering the Prime Minister's Office, the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Defense, dealing with issues such as U.S.-Israeli relations, EU-Israeli relations and the peace process.
Before joining Haaretz, Barak Ravid worked for two years for Maariv daily newspaper, spending a year covering the Palestinian Authority and a year as a diplomatic correspondent.
Ravid has a BA in the history of the Middle East from the University of Tel Aviv. He served for six years as an officer in the Israel Defense Forces, and concluded his service with the rank of captain. He and his wife live in Tel Aviv.
Netanyahu Tells Putin: I Came to Moscow to Prevent Misunderstandings Between IDF and Russian Forces in Syria
One of the disagreements that emerged in the meeting between the Russian and Israeli leaders concerned the threat from Syria; Netanyahu said Syria was clearly trying to target Israel, while Putin said Assad's army in no position to open new front.
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Netanyahu also backtracks earlier support for minimum penalties, calling instead for a trial period, one-year provision.
Netanyahu criticizes legal system's method of dealing with stone-throwers, says 'it is our right and our obligations to impose this norm, as we did with sex offenders.'
Yesh Atid chairman also accuses Netanyahu of damaging ties with U.S. and putting Israel at a disadvantage on the international arena.
Amir Ohana was in Uman as part of annual pilgrimage to grave of a founder of Bratslav Hasidic movement.
The capital of Iceland caused uproar last week when it passed a resolution to boycott all products made in Israel.
Egyptian president accuses Israel of shirking its responsibility to protect holy Muslim sites; Kerry: All parties need to refrain from incitement.