Putin: politicians like McCain do not see the real threats
WASHINGTON, June 8. /Offset. TASS Dmitry Kirsanov/. Government officials like us Senator John McCain, I do not see the real threats of today and don’t want to understand how fast the world is changing.
This opinion was expressed in an interview with the famous American film Director Oliver stone, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. On the basis of this series of conversations with the Russian leader in one-on-one stone filmed a four-part documentary that will be shown in the US on Showtime on June 12-15.
“Actually it is for me even a little bit cute”, — Putin said, answering the question about 80-year-old McCain, who in recent years has been a rabid anti-Russian rhetoric. “He’s nice to me for their patriotism and their sequence in protection of interests of the country”, — said the Russian President.
“People with such beliefs as the Senator you mentioned, they still live in the old world and don’t want to look to the future, do you want to understand how fast the world changes, do not see the real threats and can’t get over his past, it drags them back,” — said Putin.
A promotional video dedicated to the upcoming release of the film, Showtime has posted on Youtube.