Putin bonds with Muslim nations; Russian prez for closer ties with Arab League
Russian President Vladimir Putin has urged for stronger relations with the Arab nations, proposing closer cooperation to maintain regional security and resolve a number of ongoing conflicts. Addressing the Arab League summit in Algiers on Tuesday, Putin said 'developing ties is in the common interest of all sides'. Putin's call to boost relations comes at a time of strained ties between the U.S and one of the Arab league member nations - Saudi, over oil cuts. Watch this video for more.