‘What a Dreamer’: Russian Deputy PM on Obama’s State of the Union Address


1016795438During his State of Union address, US President Barack Obama said that anti-Russian sanctions isolated Russia and had an impact on the decline of its economy.

Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin on Wednesday called US President Barack Obama a “dreamer” after he boasted of having isolated and crippled Russia economically over the Ukraine crisis.

“Obama said the Russian economy is ‘in tatters’ thanks to US… What a dreamer,” Rogozin said in a Twitter post. In his state of the nation address to Congress, Obama claimed that almost a year after Russia’s alleged “aggression” against Ukraine, Washington succeeded at isolating Moscow, leaving its economy severely damaged. Read Full Article