Posts tagged ‘putin’

February 16, 2017

Putin and Trump Romance

by duncanr

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click linkhttps://twitter.com/SaintHoax/status/822128883931770880

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September 13, 2016

Friends

by duncanr
September 29, 2015

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by duncanr
pic source -REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  - RTX1SYBB

pic source -REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque – RTX1SYBB

September 6, 2015

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by duncanr

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February 17, 2015

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November 19, 2014

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November 15, 2014

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) and British Prime Minister

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March 2, 2014

Short memories

by NobblySan

On the altogether predictable Russian invasion of Ukraine, I quote yet another soundbite-hungry airheaded politician

“You just don’t in the 21st Century behave in 19th Century fashion by invading another country on completely trumped-up pretext”

Sorry, Mr. Kerry, but

September 7, 2013

I don’t do patriotism

by NobblySan

For me, it’s only one small step away from nationalism.

It’s not that I don’t like living here in England  (or Great Britain, or the United Kingdom, or however else you choose to classify the various levels of national status that make up the place), because on the whole, I do. I’m sure there are plenty of worse places to live, and doubtless there will be better ones.

The thing is, that I’m not actually proud of being British,

August 7, 2013

Stephen Fry : An Open Letter to David Cameron and the IOC

by duncanr

stephen fryDear Prime Minister, M Rogge, Lord Coe and Members of the International Olympic Committee,

I write in the earnest hope that all those with a love of sport and the Olympic spirit will consider the stain on the Five Rings that occurred when . . . [http://tinyurl.com/m647nzo]