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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

U.S.-Russian Summit

MOSCOW -- Russian Foreign Minister Yevgeny Primakov on Wednesday held telephone talks with U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on preparations for the Russian-U.S. summit to be held in Moscow at the beginning of September.

Sources in the Russian Foreign Ministry's information and press department said that the two had also discussed a number of international problems.

They agreed to maintain contact and meet July 27 in Manila, Philippines, where both of them will attend the annual Association of South East Asian Nations conference.