Vladimir Putin says US is preparing to bomb Syrian capital and (trunc)

Vladimir Putin says US is preparing to bomb Syrian capital and (trunc)


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Vladimir Putin says US is preparing to bomb Syrian capital and (trunc)
The Mirror ^ | 11 Apr 17 | Anthony Bond and Stephen Jones

Posted on 04/11/2017 8:40:22 AM PDT by elhombrelibre

Vladimir Putin has sensationally claimed that the US is preparing airstrikes on the Syrian capital – and will pin the blame on Bashar-al Assad’s forces.

The Russian leader made the astonishing claim – that the US is planning to FAKE chemicals weapons attacks – during a joint press conference with the Italian President Sergio Mattarella.

Putin insisted Russia would tolerate Western criticism of its role in Syria but hoped that attitudes would eventually soften.

But his claims that Russia has information strikes are being planned by the US on the southern Damascus region – the aim of which is to blame the resulting devastation on the subsequently discredited Syrian government – will not go down well in the White House.

(Excerpt) Read more at mirror.co.uk


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So says putin, the man some trust more than the President of the United States.

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