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  Cheshvan 29, 5773 , 14/11/12

Putin Phones to Congratulate Obama

Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone with U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday, and congratulated him on being re-elected for a second term last week.

Putin wished Obama success in forming his “new team” and the two presidents expressed their desire to further develop relations between the countries, including economically. Putin once again invited Obama to visit Russia and Obama promised to do so.

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