Trump Presses Putin On Russian Meddling In U.S. Election

• Mr. Trump’s decision to raise the issue — at the start of their long-anticipated meeting — was a big shift. Only a day earlier, Mr. Trump expressed his doubts about the extent of Russian meddling.

• Much of the time was spent on Syria. The meeting went on so long that Melania Trump, the first lady, checked in to get Mr. Trump back on his schedule. It didn’t work; the meeting continued for another hour.

• Mr. Putin denied interfering in the election, and he asked for evidence. Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson said the disagreement might be “intractable,” but that the two countries should try to “move forward.”

• The larger gathering of the G-20 leading economies will focus on high-profile issues like climate change, global trade, North Korea, Syria and Ukraine.

• Tens of thousands of protesters turned out in the host city, after a demonstration Thursday night, called “Welcome to Hell,” turned violent. Both the police and demonstrators reported injuries, and cars were set on fire.

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