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Putin says Russia ready for constructive dialogue with USA
President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday Russia was ready for a constructive dialogue with the United States.
“We do not view USA as our enemy,” Putin said during his annual question-and-answer session with Russian citizens. Moscow and Washington can cooperate on issues including the non-proliferation of weapons and the Syria crisis, he added.
(Reporting by Polina Nikolskaya and Maria Tsvetkova; writing by Polina Devitt; editing by Maria Kiselyova)