H/T: M.Settles (found it!)
Netanyahu suddenly called Putin on the eve of the New Year
This was reported by the Kremlin press service.
According to information, the conversation was initiated by Jerusalem. The sides discussed the situation in the Middle East, including the conflict in Syria, as well as the process of Israeli-Palestinian settlement.
Details were discussed also bilateral cooperation between Moscow and Jerusalem.
In addition, the leaders exchanged congratulations on the New Year.
Earlier it was reported that Putin has urged Netanyahu to a joint resolution of the Middle East crisis. He also expressed hope for further cooperation between the countries in 2017.
It was also noted that Netanyahu admitted to Putin, in any case, the Israeli army can begin the invasion of Syria .