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Obama, Putin cooperate on terror after Boston bombings

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US President Barack Obama spoke to President Vladimir Putin on Friday and thanked him for Russia's anti-terror help after bomb attacks in Boston blamed on two men of Chechen origin.

Putin offered condolences for the bomb attacks on the Boston marathon on Monday and the pair pledged to continue "cooperation" on counter-terrorism and security going forward, a White House statement said.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130419/obama-putin-cooperate-terror-after-boston-bombings