President Trump plans to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin next week at a gather of world leaders in Germany in what would be their first get-together since the Trump took office. The White House on Thursday confirmed Trump and Putin would meet face to face, though no agenda has been set. Russian media had previously reported that the two had agreed to meet at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany. Trump has been dogged by an investigation into whether his campaign colluded with the Russians during the 2016 election. The president denies any collusion and no evidence has been found.
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