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Obama Cancels Putin Summit, Cites Snowden, Other Differencesi
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August 08, 2013 12:54 AM
In a major diplomatic rebuke, President Barack Obama has canceled a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The meeting was supposed to have taken place next month in Moscow before the G20 summit in St Petersburg. VOA Senior White House Correspondent Dan Robinson reports.

Obama Cancels Putin Summit, Cites Snowden, Other Differences

Published August 07, 2013

In a major diplomatic rebuke, President Barack Obama has canceled a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The meeting was supposed to have taken place next month in Moscow before the G20 summit in St Petersburg. VOA Senior White House Correspondent Dan Robinson reports.


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