Obama Calls for Pause in Authorizing Syria Strikes

Sept. 10 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama speaks about possible U.S. military action against Syria over Bashar al Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons. Obama, speaking to the nation from the White House, pulled the U.S. back from the brink of a military strike to pursue "encouraging signs" of a possible diplomatic solution. (Source: Bloomberg)

Putin Turns Down Erdogan's Meeting Request
47:22 - Carsten Nickel, senior vice president at Teneo Intelligence, Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, and Bloomberg's Ryan Chilcote discuss the dispute between Russia and Turkey over the downed Russian jet, the coalition to fight Islamic state and the outlook for the Russian economy. They speak to Bloomberg's Guy Johnson and Anna Edwards on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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