July 22, 2014

Why Russia Buys Putin's Lies

Mark Nuckols, New York Post

The Associated Press

The outside world knows Russian-backed militants shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, using missiles supplied by Moscow, even if few leaders are yet willing to say outright that Vladimir Putin has blood on his hands (again).

But the Russian public is happy to buy Putin’s lies.

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TAGGED: Russia, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine, MH17


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