“In contrast, Russian elections are rigged. Political opponents are imprisoned or otherwise eliminated from participating in the electoral process. The result is an absence of checks and balances in Russia and the decision of one man to launch a wholly unjustified and brutal invasion of Iraq. I mean of the Ukraine. … Iraq, too. Anyway. I’m 75.”
– Former US president George W. Bush, at a George W. Bush Institute event in Dallas, Texas, May 18, 2022
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