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<div class="meta "><span class="caption-text ">Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, right, welcomes Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi at the Russian Black sea resort of Sochi on Friday,  Dec. 3, 2010. Italy&#39;s prime minister is on an official visit to Russia against the background of a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable that alleges an uncomfortably close relationship between him Russian premier Vladimir Putin. (AP Photo&#47; Vladimir Rodionov)</span></div>
December 3, 2010 2:59:20 PM PST