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State Department to Review Removal of Reporter at Uzbekistan Meeting

The U.S. State Department is reviewing an incident in Uzbekistan in which a reporter was removed from a meeting between Secretary of State John Kerry and Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov on Sunday. When a Washington Post reporter asked Karimov a question about human rights at the conclusion of the meeting, an Uzbek security agent and an American diplomatic security agent prodded the reporter to leave the room. “We take this seriously,” State Department spokesman Elizabeth Trudeau...

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