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Putin Plans to Attend Biden Climate Summit Despite ‘Killer’ Jibe

  • Russian president is working on video address, officials say
  • Biden invited 40 world leaders to April 22-23 virtual summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to take part in a climate summit organized by U.S. counterpart Joe Biden, according to two officials with knowledge of the preparations in Moscow.

The Kremlin is working on Putin’s address to the virtual summit, though there’s been no final decision on his participation, the officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity because the information isn’t public.