YEAREND PICTURES GERMANY 2001.
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder (R) and Russian President Vladimir
Putin walk in front of a Russian T34 tank during their visit at a
memorial for killed Russian soldiers during the 2nd World War in
Berlin, September 25, 2001. Putin, with an offer to arm Afghanistan's
anti-Taliban opposition in hand, arrived in Germany today for talks
focusing on the response to the attacks on the United States.
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