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France: No handshake as Putin and Cameron meet01:02

France: No handshake as Putin and Cameron meet

France, Paris
June 5, 2014 at 10:25 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian President Vladimir Putin and UK Prime Minister David Cameron met in Paris ahead of the D-Day celebrations on Thursday. The meeting started without a traditional handshake.

World leaders, including US President Obama and German Chancellor Merkel, are flocking to France to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in WWII. Amid the celebrations, many of the official meetings are expected to be focused on the Ukrainian crisis.

France: No handshake as Putin and Cameron meet01:02
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Russian President Vladimir Putin and UK Prime Minister David Cameron met in Paris ahead of the D-Day celebrations on Thursday. The meeting started without a traditional handshake.

World leaders, including US President Obama and German Chancellor Merkel, are flocking to France to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in WWII. Amid the celebrations, many of the official meetings are expected to be focused on the Ukrainian crisis.