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Putin, Trump open new '60 Minutes' season on CBS

Producers at CBS are making four separate episodes of "60 Minutes" for Sunday, trying to fit in three stories that include two top-of-the-news interviews — with Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump.

Charlie Rose traveled to Moscow for the two-hour meeting with the Russian leader, who talks about Syria, the Ukraine and his image in America. The Putin interview will lead the season-opening broadcast of the venerable newsmagazine, followed by Scott Pelley's attempt to pin down Trump on issues.

Both interviews came together about the same time, and "60 Minutes" Executive Producer Jeff Fager said he didn't want to hold anything back. "The combination...