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Putin, Raisi hold phone call, discuss need to reach new Iran nuclear deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) and Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi talk to each other during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, on Wednesday, January 19, 2022. (Pavel Bednyakov/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) and Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi talk to each other during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, on Wednesday, January 19, 2022. (Pavel Bednyakov/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)

The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin talked today on the phone with his Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raisi and discussed the need to continue efforts to reach a new Iran nuclear deal with Western powers, Reuters reports.

The Kremlin adds that both sides expressed an interest in boosting bilateral relations.

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