Germany's Merkel To Meet Putin At France Event

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June 03, 2014 AT 5:30 AM
The German government says Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of this week's commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. A government spokeswoman said Merkel and Putin discussed the situation in Ukraine over the telephone Tuesday and agreed to continue the talks Friday, when both leaders will attend the commemoration of the D-Day landings that led to Allied victory in World War II.