Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Putin joke Not ready for prime time
Last year, during the course of awarding the winners of the Russian Geographical Society the Russian president said, 9-year-old expert on geography Miroslav Oskirko stated where the Russian border ends.
"Russian border ends through the Bering Strait, where the United States is located," - said the boy.
Laughing, Putin said that "Russian border never ends", but added that he was joking.
Russian news source rt.com added the above was responsible for congressional Russian sanctions
Edited for clarity by blogger from Google Russian translation
source sanctions article brookings.edu