Russia, Qatar ink cooperation agreement

MOSCOW, Russia and Qatar hammered out Monday an agreement for cooperation in education and science.

In a press statement, the Kremlin said that the agreement was signed in the presence of President Vladimir Putin and visiting Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Al-Thani.

It added that two leaders had discussed beefing up bilateral cooperation and regional and international developments of mutual interest including those related to the Syrian crisis.

Source: Kuwait News Agency