At UN, Obama, Putin Remain Sharply Divided on Syria, Ukraine

September 29, 2015 12:31 AM
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President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday used the world stage to offer up starkly contrasting views on the two long simmering areas of conflict - Syria and Ukraine. The two issues dominated the leaders' talks on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly - the first such formal meeting in more than two years. VOA White House correspondent Aru Pande reports from the U.N. in New York.