Sunday, March 16, 2014

Obama Issues More Veiled Threats To Putin

Obama essentially stated, in a telephone call to Vladmir Putin, don't cross us again, or else. No Russian spokesman could be reached to verify whether or not Putin laughed aloud after hanging up the phone.

(Washington Examiner) President Obama in a telephone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin told the leader that western nations were "prepared to impose additional costs on Russia" after Putin endorsed a referendum Sunday in which Crimea chose to secede from Ukraine.

Obama told Putin that the Crimea vote -- more than 95 percent favored joining Russia -- “violates the Ukrainian constitution and occurred under duress of Russian military intervention,” according to a White House readout of the call.

"President Obama reiterated that a diplomatic resolution cannot be achieved while Russian military forces continue their incursions into Ukrainian territory and that the large-scale Russian military exercises on Ukraine’s borders only exacerbate the tension," the White House added.

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1 comment:

  1. Damn! Bet you Putin is hiding under his desk. Idiot finally got the right combination to freak the Russian bear.


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