Bolton to discuss arms control, Iran, Syria in talks with Russian counterpart

Bolton to discuss arms control, Iran, Syria in talks with Russian counterpart

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton will discuss arms control treaties and Iran's role in Syria during a meeting with his Russian counterpart, Nikolai Patrushev, in Geneva next week, an administration official said on Thursday.

The meeting is a follow-up to Trump's controversial summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki in July.

(Reporting by Jeff Mason, Steve Holland and Jonathan Landay; Editing by James Dalgleish)

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Updated Date: Aug 17, 2018 05:05:38 IST

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