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White House responds to Putin's NYT op-ed [ Obama hands Security of the US to Russia ]
CNN ^ | Sept ,12,2013 | Jake Tapper

Posted on 09/12/2013 5:06:30 PM PDT by NoLibZone

On the eve of an all-important pow-wow in Geneva, where Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart will talk over a plan for stripping Syria of chemical weapons, The New York Times published a stern, and at times standoffish op-ed from their brand new contributor: Russian President Vladimir Putin.

“Putin is now fully invested in Syria’s CW (chemical weapons) disarmament,” a senior White House official told CNN's Jake Tapper, when asked to respond to Putin’s op-ed.

In that opinion piece, Putin speaks directly to the American people and says, among many things, that there is "every reason to believe" it was the rebels, not regime forces, who used poison gas.

(Excerpt) Read more at thelead.blogs.cnn.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Foreign Affairs; Israel; Russia; United Kingdom; War on Terror
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To: Tailgunner Joe

You’re in the wrong century.


21 posted on 09/13/2013 8:21:52 PM PDT by gotribe (Vladimir Putin is MY President)
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