Politics Breaking News: Senator Urges Obama to Recommend Moving G20 Summit Outside Russia

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Senator Charles Schumer urged President Barack Obama to retaliate against Moscow for granting asylum to accused national security leaker Edward Snowden by recommending that the upcoming G20 economic summit be moved outside of Russia. A White House official said President Barack Obama spoke by phone to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as the United States seeks to keep up the momentum toward peace negotiations. In a letter to the president, Republican lawmakers said that President Barack Obama's recent comments on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, downplaying jobs that would be created, jeopardize the project by adding to its uncertainty,

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