Russia says it is bombing Islamic State but Western nations believe it is trying to shore up Syrian President Assad
PARIS: President Vladimir Putin comes face to face with Western leaders on Friday for the first time since Moscow launched air strikes in Syria amid a growing rift over whom they are targeting.
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