Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Sunday, May 09, 2021

In early 2020, members of a Taliban-linked criminal network in Afghanistan detained in raids told interrogators that they had heard that Russians were offering money to reward killings of American and coalition troops.



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..."The involvement of this G.R.U. unit is consistent with Russia encouraging attacks against U.S. and coalition personnel in Afghanistan given its leading role in such lethal and destabilizing operations abroad," the National Security Council said in a statement provided to The New York Times.

The statement was originally drafted and declassified to serve as talking points for officials to use in briefing reporters last month about U.S. sanctions and other punishments against Russia. The White House took diplomatic action " delivering a warning and demanding an explanation for suspicious activities " about the bounty issue, but did not base sanctions on it. The Biden administration did impose sanctions for Russia's SolarWinds hacking and election interference....

#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2021-05-08 07:07 PM | Reply

But Putin says it ain't so!

#2 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2021-05-08 09:07 PM | Reply

Maybe Biden should just look into Putin's eyes. Seems to have worked for Bush and Trump.

#3 | Posted by chuffy at 2021-05-09 12:35 PM | Reply

I'd punch that weak little boy right in the mouth. Piece of crap needs a good beating.

#4 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2021-05-09 09:36 PM | Reply

And despite it all, republicans are eager to re elect putin's puppet and help him destroy america.

#5 | Posted by SpeakSoftly at 2021-05-10 12:29 PM | Reply

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