Obama’s G-20 meetings take on new urgency after Paris attack

November 15, 2015 5:02 AM

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ANTALYA, Turkey — President Barack Obama’s talks with world leaders in Turkey this week have taken on new urgency following a series of horrific attacks in Paris carried out by the Islamic State, sparking global anxiety about the militant group’s reach.

The crisis in Syria, where the Islamic State group has taken root, was already high on the agenda at the meeting of 20 leading industrialized and emerging-market nations. But the violence in Paris that killed at least 127 people will dramatically change the dynamic of the talks in Antalya, Turkey, a...

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