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Russia Explodes At Ukraine After One Of Its Top Diplomats Called Putin A 'D—head'
Business Insider/AP ^ | 17 Jun 14 | AP

Posted on 06/17/2014 4:31:31 AM PDT by elhombrelibre

Ukraine's foreign minister caused a diplomatic row with Russia on Sunday after nonchalantly referring to Russian President Vladimir Putin as the equivalent of a "dickhead."

Andriy Deshchytsia's salty comment, which he made while trying to reason with protesters outside the Russian embassy in Ukraine, sparked calls from Russia for his resignation.

Deshchytsia showed up at the embassy in response to sometimes-violent protests outside the embassy. Ukrainians overturned cars and broke windows at the embassy over the weekend after pro-Russian separatists shot down a Ukrainian military plane, killing all 49 people aboard.

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This is so typical of a dictator state like Russia. Clearly, the Russians are arming and supporting the break up of Ukraine, yet they want their Putin to be held in esteem. Putinistas can dish it out but they cannot take it.
1 posted on 06/17/2014 4:31:31 AM PDT by elhombrelibre
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One Of Its Top Diplomats Called Putin A 'D—head'

Not very diplomatic. I'm assuming "top" here refers to rank, not effectiveness.

2 posted on 06/17/2014 4:37:40 AM PDT by Sherman Logan (Perception wins all the battles. Reality wins all the wars.)
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To: elhombrelibre

Sounds familiar


3 posted on 06/17/2014 4:40:49 AM PDT by CMailBag
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Yeah, Putin and Obama and their supporters throw insults but they don’t take them.


4 posted on 06/17/2014 4:45:25 AM PDT by elhombrelibre (Against Obama. Against Putin. Pro-freedom. Pro-US Constitution.)
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Slice off sections of Ukraine vs. crude anatomical reference. Yeah, I can see the reason why the New Russian Empire would be upset.


5 posted on 06/17/2014 4:47:31 AM PDT by KarlInOhio (Republican amnesty supporters don't care whether their own homes are called mansions or haciendas.)
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Hhhuuuhhhh, how ironic, that is the same name I call our p resident, hhhuuuuhhhh.


6 posted on 06/17/2014 5:04:17 AM PDT by areukiddingme1 (areukiddingme1 is a synonym for a Retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer and tired of liberal BS.))
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To: elhombrelibre

hilarious

I actually think people have a right to call the leader of their country a dick head


7 posted on 06/17/2014 5:12:57 AM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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