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Biden warns Putin on Ukraine, proposes summit

US President Joe Biden urges Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to deescalate mounting tensions with Ukraine and proposes a summit between the two leaders in a third country.

In a phone call with Putin, Biden “voiced our concerns over the sudden Russian military build-up in occupied Crimea and on Ukraine’s borders, and called on Russia to de-escalate tensions,” a White House statement says.

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