American president B. Hussein Obama placed a call to Russian president Vladimir Putin to discuss the Syrian situation. The two leaders disagreed on the solution to the escalating violence, but - as evidenced by these similar photographs of the two world leaders - they should have enough in common to eventually work things out.
White House spokesmouth Jay "Carney" Carney barked that, "The window is closing, we need to take action in a unified way."
Carney insisted that President Obama had not yet installed curtains on that particular window.
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