The President of Russia Vladimir Putin presented to the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu 500-year-old book. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of Netanyahu.
“The Prime Minister gave the order to transfer the book to the National library,” — said the press service.
It is noted that a gift — copy of “the Jewish war” the ancient historian Josephus.
Earlier, Putin gave on the anniversary of the world’s first female astronaut, Valentina Tereshkova two gift — sculpture “the Seagull sits on the water picture” and “Seagulls over the river”.