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Bloomberg: Putin keeps Yanukovych waiting four hours to meet bikers

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July 14, 2012, 8:56 a.m. |

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) and Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych speak as they attend a documents signing ceremony after a session of the Ukrainian-Russian state commission in the Livadia Palace, just outside Yalta, in the Crimean Peninsula, Ukraine, on July 12, 2012, AFP PHOTO/ RIA-NOVOSTI POOL / MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV
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MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin provoked anger in Kyiv after keeping his Ukrainian counterpart waiting for four hours yesterday because he stopped off to see a biker club before meeting in the Crimean resort of Yalta.

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bkrevel July 14, 2012, 8:06 p.m.    

More proof......that IntUkr is a paid propoganda organ......

Quote, from this story..."...You shouldn't criticize him for lateness, he's got an awful lot on his plate." The website is a joint project between Ekho Moskvy radio station, Sberbank and the Interfax news service...."

..........AND THE 'INTERFAX NEWS SERVICE..." !!!!!!!

And KP is 90 % full of IntUkr 'news'........ha ha ha !!

KP , sadly, is nothing more than a 'cut and paste',,,,,re-gurgitation of political bias by the Por and putler.

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elmer-елмер July 15, 2012, 4:28 p.m.    

Actually, this is what the headline and the story should have said:

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PUTLER MAKES OFFICIAL STATE VISIT TO SEE BIKERS IN CRIMEA, ALSO STOPS TO SEE GOVERNOR YANUSVOLOCH IN THE PROVINCE OF UKRAINE

President Putler made an official state visit to see his biker pals in Crimea today.

As an afterthought, he also stopped by to see the current governor of Ukraine, a Russian province. The current governor is Governor Yanusvoloch, a former convict, who bows down to Putler along with his Vice Governor, zArazov, every chance they get, as often as possible.

Presidentn Putler made it clear to his provincial governor that Ukraine is not a country, it is a province of Russia, and that Governor Yanusvoloch should not get any big ideas about not taking orders from Maskva.

Afterwards, President Putler also visited Victor Medvedchuk, a former official under President Kuchma, when Ukraine was still independent and had not yet become a province of Russia. The visit took place at Mr. Medvedchuk's villa, where Mr. Medvedchuk still works in various capacities for Russia. Both men had a wonderful time at the lavish villa.

When asked about the visit, Governor Yanusvoloch said: "Well, he kept me waiting for 4 hours, ha, ha, but after all, I'm just a governor, and this was an official state visit to the bikers. Plus, I have Mezhihirya as long as I am on good behavior with President Putler."

Governor Yanusvoloch also stated that he, along with Vice Governor zArazov, think that Russia is a great country, and a "friendly country" - in the words of Yanusvoloch and zArazov, --- дружньой народ.

"President Putler is a great president," said Governor Yanusvoloch. "As long as I do what he wants, and as long as I keep Russians from Maskva in the provincial Ukrainian government, he lets me steal all I want for myself and my sons - as long as I don't get more than he does."

Reades will recall that there are indeed highly placed Russian citizens in the provincial government of Governor Yanusvoloch.

Victor Baloha, an official in the Russian province of Ukraine, withdrew his criticism of President Putler and said that "President Putler is a great president and Russia is a friendly country - дружньой народ - and that Russia had always been a good friend to its province, Ukraine."

seig heil
der fuhrer fascist Governor Yanusvoloch

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Dirk July 15, 2012, 6:41 p.m.    

General-Secretary Putin has a very busy schedule on his 'working' vacation. While his people demonstrate against his dictatorship and others suffer in Krasnodar, the inept one parties with his 'biker' friends. General-Secretary and Obama should be bery good friends by now based off of their actions. Nero indeed.....

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Arman Shakhray July 21, 2012, 6:03 p.m.    

Путин яныка за ПРидурка держит и не стесняясь это показывает... Мол, сиди жди меня сколько надо... А когда я приду, слушай внимательно мои настояния. А янык в ответ кланяется...

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