Putin and Obama have an informal talk

  • President Obama had an informal conversation with Russian president Vladimir Putin in France. This was the first time that the two world leaders met since the beginning of the Ukraine crisis and their conversation about its situation lasted nearly 15 minutes. 

    "Putin and Obama spoke for the need to end violence and fighting as quickly as possible," a Putin spokesman said. 

    The two leaders were attending the 70th anniversary of D-Day in France.

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