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Pompeo set to meet Putin in first official visit to Russia since Mueller report

MOSCOW - As U.S. tensions with Iran simmer, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo was in Russia on Tuesday to discuss a crowded agenda of deep differences with Russian President Vladimir Putin and possibly arrange a future summit with President Donald Trump.

Pompeo began the visit with a meeting with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. In opening remarks, Pompeo said he hoped the talks would allow the two sides to

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