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OpedNews – Kremlin “Disappointed” Obama Calls Off Putin Talks, Decision “Snowden-Related – 7 August 2013

OpEdNewsOriginal published at RT

By calling off Obama’s visit to Moscow, the US has shown it is not ready to build relations on an equal footing, the Kremlin says. The Snowden situation, on which the decision was based, is not Russia’s fault, presidential aide Yury Ushakov stressed.

“We are disappointed by the US administration’s decision to cancel the visit of President Obama to Moscow that was planned for the beginning of September. It is clear that the decision is related to the situation around the former intelligence agency employee Snowden — something that was created not by us,” Ushakov told reporters on Wednesday. Continue reading