• Putin decries media 'lies' at meeting with soldiers' mothers

    4 days ago - By Star Tribune

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday hit out at what he said were skewed media portrayals of Moscow's military campaign in Ukraine as he met with mothers of Russian soldiers fighting there.
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  • Putin meets mothers of Russian troops taking part in Ukraine operation

    Putin meets mothers of Russian troops taking part in Ukraine operation

    4 days ago - By RT

    The president said he personally shares their pain and emphasized that their sons are national heroes
    Russian President Vladimir Putin held a personal meeting on Friday with the mothers of Russian soldiers currently fighting in Ukraine ahead of the upcoming Mother's Day celebrations in Russia. The president said that the country's leadership, and he personally, shares their pain.
    Putin stated that he proposed the meeting with the mothers of soldiers because he wanted to hear their opinions, their firsthand experiences and information they have received from the frontlines. “A lot of...
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