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Biden says 'we'll see' when asked if he would soon meet Putin

by Reuters
Tuesday, 28 December 2021 23:02 GMT

Dec 28 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden said "we'll see" when asked on Tuesday whether he would meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Jan. 10, the same day U.S. and Russian officials are due to hold security talks.

The talks, announced by the two countries on Monday, are to discuss concerns about rising tensions over Ukraine.

The White House did not respond to a request for comment on whether Biden had been referring to the lower level security talks in his comment about meeting Putin.

(Reporting by Andrea Shalal in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware; writing by Kanishka Singh; editing by Chris Reese)

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