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    Obama, Putin discuss Syria and Ukraine at summit in Peru
    Nov20

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria and Ukraine at summit in Peru

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — President Barack Obama spoke briefly with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine on Sunday as an economic… …read more Source:...

    President Obama and Vladimir Putin Speak at APEC Conference in Peru
    Nov20

    President Obama and Vladimir Putin Speak at APEC Conference in Peru

    (LIMA, Peru) — President Barack Obama spoke briefly with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine on Sunday as an economic summit got under way in Peru, in their first known conversation since Donald Trump was elected the next U.S. president. The two leaders were seen chatting at the start of the opening session of the...

    Russian ambassador to Canada calls U.S. election ‘victory for common sense’
    Nov20

    Russian ambassador to Canada calls U.S. election ‘victory for common sense’

    SOCHI, RUSSIA – OCTOBER 06: Russian President Vladimir Putin speeches during his meeting with Russian IWAS 2015 Worlds Games medalists on October 6, 2015 in Sochi, Russia. (Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images) OTTAWA – Russia’s ambassador to Canada says the U.S. election of president-elect Donald Trump was a victory for common sense and...

    German Chancellor Merkel Says She’s Seeking a Fourth Term
    Nov20

    German Chancellor Merkel Says She’s Seeking a Fourth Term

    BERLIN—Angela Merkel, who has steered Germany through several global crises as its first woman leader, said Sunday that she will seek a fourth term as chancellor in general elections next year. “I literally thought about this decision endlessly … but I am ready to run for office again,” Merkel told reporters after meeting with high-ranking...

    Obama, Putin have quick chat at APEC
    Nov20

    Obama, Putin have quick chat at APEC

    President Barack Obama spoke briefly with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine on Sunday as an economic summit got under way in Peru, in their first known conversation since Donald Trump was elected the next U.S. president. …read more Source: CTV...

    Obama, Russia’s Putin speak at economic summit in Peru
    Nov20

    Obama, Russia’s Putin speak at economic summit in Peru

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — President Barack Obama spoke briefly with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine on Sunday as an economic summit got under way in Peru, in their first known conversation since Donald Trump was elected the next U.S. president…. …read more Source: Associated...

    After ‘pleasantries,’ Obama presses Putin on Ukraine, Syria
    Nov20

    After ‘pleasantries,’ Obama presses Putin on Ukraine, Syria

    The four-minute conversation is likely to be last face-to-face meeting of Obama presidency. …read more Source: USA...

    Russian ambassador to Canada calls Trump’s election ‘victory for common sense’
    Nov20

    Russian ambassador to Canada calls Trump’s election ‘victory for common sense’

    OTTAWA — Russia’s ambassador to Canada says the U.S. election of president-elect Donald Trump was a victory for common sense and pragmatism. Alexander Darchiev told CTV’s “Question Period” that Trump’s presidency will provide a “promising opening for Russian-American relations,” which he acknowledged are...

    Obama, Putin speak for four minutes about Syria and Ukraine
    Nov20

    Obama, Putin speak for four minutes about Syria and Ukraine

    LIMA (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin spoke for about four minutes on Sunday at the APEC… …read more Source:...

    Barack Obama To Vladimir Putin: Hands Off Ukraine; Pair Meet At APEC Summit
    Nov20

    Barack Obama To Vladimir Putin: Hands Off Ukraine; Pair Meet At APEC Summit

    U.S. President Barack Obama urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to honor Moscow’s commitments on Ukraine’s sovereignty as the pair met briefly on the margins of the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Lima, Peru, Sunday. A White House statement said Obama told Putin U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign...