Obama: 'We Don't Need a War' With Russia

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*President Barack Obama said in an interview that aired Thursday that "we don't need a war" with Russia, downplaying the chance of military conflict between the U.S. and Russia over tensions in Ukraine...Obama's comments came days after a Russian fighter jet made multiple close-range passes near a U.S. Navy ship in the Black Sea. When asked if the aircraft "buzz" represented Russian President Vladimir Putin's attempt to send a signal to Washington, Obama said Russia is "not interested in any kind of military confrontation with us, understanding that our conventional forces are significantly superior to the Russians."* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.


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They wanna send a strong message, "We are hypocrites."

Note to Obama: Everyone already knows.

Author — Mephistahpheles


who gave consequences to america's role in disrupting the sovereignty of libiya, egypt, iraq and syria

Author — Nkakzola Africano


This will cause an outrage within the Republican party. They want a nuclear war with Russia now.

Author — anjoskold


Actually, Alaska has a third valuable asset that was far more valuable than gold and oil, and it was very critical during the Cold War. The fact that if Alaska had been part of the Soviet Union, they could've easily parked all of their nuclear ICBMs in Alaska's tail and let the shit storm rain down on the continental U.S.

Author — NaziGOPBallmer


Anyone stupid enough to think that a war with Russia is a good thing has no clue whatsoever what reality is. Nobody wins when nuclear superpowers go to war.

Author — psychoabattoirhorror


again cenk, stop trying be funny lol, your not. 

Author — Ibra_Dza


I thought Putin should've said, well I can see the Palin's house from mine, so who knows....

Author — Robin Addis-Vaughn


You know what would be a rational and reasonable response to Putin?  Take away Russia's permanent membership on the security council.  No more veto power for you!

Author — modelmajorpita


they can have Alaska. But please kill Sarah Palin.

Author — georgemiser


Why do I get the feeling I'm going to be doing a lot of Cold Weather Training pretty soon?

Author — Korick Armstrong


You "tough, brave" American patriots will go on here and talk about how weak Russia and Putin is. Keep in mind that the US's space program relies on the bases located in Russia. You want to start beef with Russia? Say goodbye to that. Lots of European countries like Germany import their oil from Russia. You want to start beef with Russia? Say goodbye to that. Stop acting like a bunch of "cool" high school kids. Acting tough in this situation isn't going to do us any favors...

Author — Movie Muscle


Get the prototype T-51b power armor to Anchorage pronto.

Author — EnigmaHood


Ice-Crimea LOL. At least the man has humor.

Author — Markus Westermann


I lived in Georgia; didn't know it was Russian!

Author — Coffeeisnecessarynow


The whole interview is staged? as if that doesn't happen in America.. 

Author — Aran


It's funny how he's talking about letting Ukrainian People do what THEY WANT, when the people who took over the government were controlled by them...

Author — Giannis


"i haz it" made my day lmaoo

Author — CoCoCrispy


They touch Alaska and it's not going to be cold.  It's gonna be hot.  Nuclear Hot.

Author — The Dx Gamer Show


Господа Американцы, хватит обманываться и заблуждаться, вы проиграли уже давно в этой войне... Это неизбежный исход всей западной цивилизации после падения доллара. Это вопрос времени, всего лишь вопрос времени и никакая война не поможет вам отдалить исход. Вы много ели, но при этом не платили за еду... Пришло время платить по счетам всему Миру и России...

Author — Непобедимое Добро



Author — Kurt Gödel