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    SOCHI, August 18 (RIA Novosti) - King Abdullah II of Jordan has arrived in Sochi, a Russian resort on the Black Sea. The king is set to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in his residence Bocharov Ruchei.

    "The two leaders will discuss the fight against international terrorism and religious extremism," as well as developments in the Middle East and bilateral trade and economic cooperation, a Kremlin source said.

    The king arrived in Russia on a four-day routine visit August 16.

    This is his seventh trip to this country in the past four years.