Putin ally tells Americans: vote Trump or face nuclear war

October 12, 2016 5:49 PM

9 0

MOSCOW Americans should vote for Donald Trump as president next month or risk being dragged into a nuclear war, according to a Russian ultra-nationalist ally of President Vladimir Putin who likes to compare himself to the U.S. Republican candidate.

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, a flamboyant veteran lawmaker known for his fiery rhetoric, told Reuters in an interview that Trump was the only person able to de-escalate dangerous tensions between Moscow and Washington.

Also read: AP FACT CHECK: On a doubt voiced about 2016 election result

Read more

To category page

Loading...