Read-out of President Obama’s Call with Russian President Medvedev

Washington, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–January 25, 2011. 

President Obama called President Medvedev this morning to express his deepest condolences for yesterday’s terrorist attack and his solidarity with the Russian people.  President Obama reaffirmed his strong condemnation of this outrageous attack on innocent civilians and his commitment to work with Russia in combating terrorism.  President Obama also congratulated President Medevedev on today’s approval by the Duma of the new START treaty, and the two leaders pledged to build on this progress as they continue their close partnership in 2011.