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Putin denies reports that Russia
plans to reopen spy base in Cuba

Washington Post, by Juan O. Tamayo

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 7/18/2014 12:16:39 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin is denying reports that his government had reached an agreement to reopen the Lourdes electronic eavesdropping base in Cuba, which once monitored a broad range of U.S. communications. “We closed this center in agreement with our Cuban friends. We do not intend to renew its activities,” Putin declared in a statement published on a Kremlin Web page. The Moscow newspaper Kommersant on Tuesday quoted unidentified sources as saying that Russia had agreed to reopen the Lourdes base near Havana, unleashing concerns about U.S. relations with both Havana and Moscow.

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With the Monroe Doctrine scrapped by 0bama, Putin is free to do as he wishes in our hemisphere. Bringing back nuclear weapons and their delivery system would be a worst problem. 0bama is truly pushes US to a new "Hot War" with many enemy states previously kept away from our shores.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FormerDem, 7/18/2014 12:28:38 AM     (No. 9929633)

it´s fun being mad, but I don´t think Putin tells lies. He is anti-American and bossy but not a liar. it could just save some time and effort to take note of that. I wouldn´t defend Medvedev - can´t get over it that he told Sarkozy he would leave Georgia and then didn´t. But Putin? Yelled screamed called us names tried to turn in our currency - sure - but lied? not that I remember.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Penney, 7/18/2014 12:52:48 AM     (No. 9929645)

PootyPoot is scrambling to ´make nice-nice now that his PR façade has slipped and is in the dumpster?! ...What a coincidence: So is 0bama´s. Despite their whispers, conniving and plastic smiles, their statist agendas have now done them both in, eh? ...They apparently just can´t fool all of the people all of the time.



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