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Updated On: Wednesday, 17 July 2019

US, Russian Officials Signal Desire to Improve Relations

Content by: Voice of America

MOSCOW —

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said nearly two hours of meetings Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov about "nearly every issue facing our two countries" were productive, though there appeared to be no major breakthroughs.

The United States and Russia both have interests in a number of ongoing global issues. But they often find themselves on opposite sides, even if they share a stated basic goal.

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