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Obama Visits Russia, Objectives May be Clouded by Ukraine

U.S. President Barack Obama (C) walks off Marine One at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, September 1, 2014. (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. President Barack Obama (C) walks off Marine One at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, September 1, 2014. (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON — For the second time this year, President Barack Obama will travel to Russia’s backyard to assure nervous nations of his ironclad commitment to...




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