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RT News - January 29, 2017 (17:00 MSK)

The Russian and U.S. presidents signal a new partnership between their countries, ranging from defeating terrorism to restoring economic ties in their first conversation since Donald Trump was sworn-in. A glimmer of hope for war-torn Syria. A ceasefire-monitoring mechanism is agreed during peace talks in Kazakhstan that brought together the Syrian government and the armed opposition. The British Prime Minister refuses to say whether she was aware of a missile test failure, shortly before MPs voted to spend billions renewing the UK's nuclear deterrent last year.

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