Russia, Iran agree to coordinate on oil and gas markets - Kremlin

Last Updated: Tue, Nov 29, 2016 00:01 hrs

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani agreed in a telephone call on Monday to coordinate steps on global oil and gas markets, the Kremlin said.

The coordination also included a dialogue between Russia and OPEC member countries, the Kremlin said, adding that both men noted the importance of measures taken through OPEC to reduce output as a key factor in stabilising the world oil market.

(Reporting by Jack Stubbs; Editing by Jane Merriman)



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