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Trump and Putin shake hands at APEC summit dinner

From Reuters - November 10, 2017

DANANG, Vietnam (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Russias Vladimir Putin shook hands at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit dinner in Vietnam on Friday, even though the White House said there would be no formal meeting.

Trump and Putin smiled and stood next to each other for the traditional group photograph. Then they parted to sit at different parts of the table.

The White House said earlier that no formal meeting was planned because of scheduling conflicts on both sides, though it was possible they would bump into each other.

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