Obama Says Russia Faces Strategic Choice as Assad Can't Stay

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  • Negotiations over next several weeks will determine direction
  • Fear of terrorism must not become `new normal,' Obama says

Could IS Fight Thaw the Chill Between Obama and Putin?

U.S. President Barack Obama said Russia must make a strategic decision about Syria and the next several weeks will show whether Russian President Vladimir Putin will give up backing the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad to join in a broad campaign against Islamic State.

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