Sunday, November 20, 2016

Obama & Putin talk Syria, Ukraine at APEC summit

Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin discussed the stalling peace process in Ukraine and continuing conflict in Syria during a brief meeting on the margins of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Peru.

The White House confirmed the details of the public meeting, which ended with a handshake.

The sidelines chat had not been officially scheduled, but Peskov earlier predicted that the leaders of the two countries, both of which are members of APEC, could speak during the two-day summit ....