Transcript for President Obama to Meet with Vladimir Putin Regarding Syria
A lot of the pope seems front and center with the united nations today. President Obama's first formal meeting with Vladimir Putin in two years. Martha Raddatz tracking it all. The big question can Russia and the U.S. Forge a united front in the fight against Isis? Reporter: Russia and the U.S. Want to defeat Isis. They're approaching it in entirely different ways. President Putin wants to increase military and political power in the region is propping up bah Har Al Assad by sending in war planes and equipment. The U.S. Is insisting Assad must go for years now. As long as he remains in Syria, Samantha powers says more forces will go in. Putin will go into this meeting cocky and confident. Announcing this weekend that he has joined with with Iran, Iraq, and Syria to share intelligence about the ill lammic state. Putin and Obama will have a lot to talk about. Thank you, ma thrtha Raddatz. To the monster storm making landfall.
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