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Did The Russian Deputy Prime Minister Calls Obama A “Monkey”?

August 28, 2013

The Russian Prime Minister called out President Obama and the rest of the West with a racially tinged tweet.

Western countries are behaving in the Islamic world like a “monkey with a grenade,” a Russian deputy prime minister said on Tuesday, August 25th, 2013, as we the United States mull the use of force against Syria.

“The West behaves towards the Islamic world like a monkey with a grenade,” Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, who is known for his sharp tongue, wrote on Twitter, reported the Agence France-Presse news agency reported.

What do you think? Did the Russian Deputy Prime Minister mean to call President Obama a monkey? Is he right about our foreign policy? Leave your thoughts in the comments!