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** FILE ** Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, listens to Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during a signing ceremony after Russia Uzbek talks in Moscow's Kremlin, Russia, Monday, April 15, 2013. Lavrov said that Tom Donilon, President Barack Obama’s national security adviser who met with Putin Monday to hand him a letter from Obama, said that the U.S. administration wants to overcome the current strain in relations with Russia. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

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