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Obama orders Putin to halt flow of
weapons and fighters into Ukraine as
he imposes tough new sanctions on
Russia´s energy companies and banks

Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko & Associated Press

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 7/17/2014 12:59:35 AM

President Obama told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Wednesday that he ´must halt the flow of weapons and fighters´ into Ukraine as the U.S. imposed tough new sanctions on Moscow. The tough action, in the form of new sanctions on Russia´s lucrative energy and defense companies as well as a handful of Russian banks, was announced by Obama in a half-empty White House press briefing room on Wednesday. [Snip] ´Russia must halt the flow of weapons and fighters across the border in Ukraine´ and pursue international talks, Obama said. ´I´ve made this clear directly to Mr. Putin,´ his counterpart in

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It´s not going to scare Putin and it´s not going to push our border emergency into the background.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/17/2014 1:33:31 AM     (No. 9928117)

And the response was ?


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Reply 2 - Posted by: ladydawgfan, 7/17/2014 1:50:06 AM     (No. 9928128)

Did Putin moon him or flip him the bird?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Janylou, 7/17/2014 1:55:55 AM     (No. 9928139)

Looks like Obama has added another pretty to pretty, pretty, pretty please!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: The Advocate, 7/17/2014 2:23:11 AM     (No. 9928166)

Wake me when this nightmare is over.
Man vs. Mouse.
Obama has no credibility and he just squanders what is left of US prestige.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/17/2014 2:46:27 AM     (No. 9928185)

Big deal. Isn´t Russia one of those countries along with other countries who are going to use another currency for trading? Barry is hell bent on getting rid of the dollar as the world currency.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/17/2014 3:29:26 AM     (No. 9928210)

Obama "orders" Putin? Did Barry stamp his foot when he issued that order?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/17/2014 8:06:09 AM     (No. 9928373)

Putin, I hope you are laughing at that fool.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 7/17/2014 8:08:34 AM     (No. 9928381)

In other news, Putin was admitted to a Moscow hospital with abdominal pains. A routine examination revealed that the cause was just his sides splitting.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mickturn, 7/17/2014 9:00:57 AM     (No. 9928457)

As Putin flips Obie the bird, he cuts off the natural gas to any euros that support the US. Two can play this pathetic game Obie.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Udanja99, 7/17/2014 9:13:15 AM     (No. 9928483)

Actually, it´s all part of a brilliant sinister plot - zippy is trying to get Putin to laugh himself to death.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Hazymac, 7/17/2014 9:52:50 AM     (No. 9928548)

Tony Montana would know what to say to Zippy´s grandiose, impotent pronouncements: The only thing that gives orders is "balse." There haven´t been any "attachments" in the White House since January 2009. Putin is having himself a deep guffaw.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: 4poster, 7/17/2014 3:39:10 PM     (No. 9929074)

So, how is big-ears going to get our Astronauts back from the Space Station?

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