Biden Backs Ukraine Ahead Of His Summit Meeting With Putin

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Com. It's 10 40 before a packed briefing room today. A senior aide to President Biden gave a preview of the US president's upcoming meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, The president's national security advisor, says the sit down with Vladimir Putin will come after several days of meetings with America's allies, so he will go into this meeting with the wind at his back. Jake Sullivan says the summit shouldn't be seen as a reward for Putin. Sullivan also says the U. S. Doesn't expect any delivery Bals out of the summit. Instead, he describes it as an opportunity for both sides to exchange views that has value in and of itself. Asked whether the two leaders would meet with AIDS, present or alone, as Putin did with Donald

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