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Biden, Putin Have 'Frank' Conversation

1 month ago   |   By Newser

President Biden has spoken to Vladimir Putin on other occasions-but a phone call Tuesday was their first talk president to president. The White House says Biden raised concerns with the Russian leader about issues including the poisoning and arrest of Alexei Navalny , the massive SolarWinds hacking campaign, Russia's "ongoing...
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Biden pressed Putin on SolarWinds hack, Navalny, and the bounty plot on US soldiers in first call with Russian leader

Biden pressed Putin on SolarWinds hack, Navalny, and the bounty plot on US soldiers in first call with Russian leader

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Tuesday spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone for the first time since his inauguration, raising a number of topics of concern for the US, according to a readout of the call from the White House.
The president pressed Putin on "the SolarWinds hack, reports of Russia placing bounties on United States soldiers in Afghanistan, interference in the 2020 United States election, and the poisoning of Aleksey Navalny." The Russian government has denied any involvement in the above issues.
Navalny, who is Putin's most prominent critic...
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In First Official Call, Biden And Putin Discuss Cyberattack, Arms Deal

In First Official Call, Biden And Putin Discuss Cyberattack, Arms Deal

1 month ago   |   By NPR

In his first call with Russian President Vladimir Putin since taking office, President Biden agreed to extend a key arms control deal and pressed Putin on many issues, including the SolarWinds hack.
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Biden Presses Putin On Navalny In First Call With Russian Leader

Biden Presses Putin On Navalny In First Call With Russian Leader

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The call came as Putin considers the aftermath of pro-Navalny protests that took place in more than 100 Russian cities over the weekend.
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In their first call, Biden presses Putin on Navalny arrest, cyberattacks, bounties on U.S. troops

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Seeking to make a sharp break with former President Donald Trump's cordial relationship with the Russian leader, Biden pressed Putin on a range of issues during their first call since his inauguration last week.
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Biden, in first call with Putin, presses on Navalny, treaty

1 month ago   |   By Newsday

President Joe Biden raised concerns about the arrest of opposition figure Alexei Navalny while pressing Russian President Vladimir Putin on his nation's involvement in a massive cyberespionage campaign and bounties on American troops in Afghanistan, two officials said.
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On first call with Putin, Biden raises election interference, bounties, Navalny poisoning

1 month ago   |   By Politico

President Joe Biden called Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday afternoon, expressing U.S. objections to a variety of Kremlin actions, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday.
Psaki told reporters at Tuesday's press briefing that the call was scheduled to take place as she was behind the podium fielding press questions. She said the White House would issue a readout of the call later Tuesday afternoon.
Biden called intending to raise concern about a suspected Russian SolarWinds hacking campaign that breached Justice Department email accounts, reports of Russian bounties...
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In first call with Putin as president, Biden presses on Navalny's arrest

In first call with Putin as president, Biden presses on Navalny's arrest

1 month ago   |   By KSBW

President Joe Biden had his first call with Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, raising concerns about the arrest of opposition figure Alexei Navalny while pressing the Russian leader on his nation's involvement on a massive cyber espionage campaign and bounties on American troops in Afghanistan.
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