Bush, Putin Highlight Cooperation in Final Summit Russia and the United States are still at odds over missile defense and many other issues. But Presidents George W. Bush and Vladimir Putin ended their farewell summit on a more upbeat note, trying to smooth the way for their predecessors. Putin hosted Bush at his vacation compound in Sochi on Russia's Black Sea coast.
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Bush, Putin Highlight Cooperation in Final Summit

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Bush, Putin Highlight Cooperation in Final Summit

Bush, Putin Highlight Cooperation in Final Summit

Bush, Putin Highlight Cooperation in Final Summit

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Russia and the United States are still at odds over missile defense and many other issues. But Presidents George W. Bush and Vladimir Putin ended their farewell summit on a more upbeat note, trying to smooth the way for their predecessors.

Putin hosted Bush at his vacation compound in Sochi on Russia's Black Sea coast.