FILE PHOTO - U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin attend the family photo session at the APEC Summit in Danang, Vietnam November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Silva(reuters_tickers)
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call on Monday that now is the time to work towards a peace agreement between Israelis and Palestinians, the White House said in a statement.
Trump also told Putin that more steps should be taken to ensure North Korea gives up its nuclear programme, the statement said.
(Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Eric Walsh)