Putin: Anthropogenic Climate Change is a Geostrategic Weapon

Source:Infowars
Date: 30 October 2015
Author: Kurt Nimmo

Globalists want to undermine Russia’s thriving energy sector

Russian President Vladimir Putin says global warming is being used as an economic weapon against his country.

He characterized climate change as a “fraud” used to prevent Russia from tapping its vast oil and natural gas reserves.

Greenpeace claims 85 percent of CO2 equivalent emissions in Russia come from its energy industry.

According to a political analyst Stanislav Belkovsky, Putin believes “there is no global warming, that this is a fraud to restrain the industrial development of several countries, including Russia.” Continue reading Putin: Anthropogenic Climate Change is a Geostrategic Weapon

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Russia’s Putin Says Global Warming Is ‘A Fraud’

Source:Daily Caller
Date: 29 October 2015
Author: Michael Bastasch

Russian President Vladimir Putin adjusts his hat during the official medal ceremony for the men’s Slalom at the Alpine Skiing World Championships in the Austrian resort of St. Anton,

Russian President Vladimir Putin believes global warming is a “fraud” — a plot to keep Russia from using its vast oil and natural gas reserves.

Putin believes “there is no global warming, that this is a fraud to restrain the industrial development of several countries, including Russia,” Stanislav Belkovsky, a political analyst and Putin critic, told The New York Times.

“That is why this subject is not topical for the majority of the Russian mass media and society in general,” Belkovsky said.

Putin has been casting doubt on man-made global warming since the early 2000s, according to the Times. In 2003, Putin told an international climate conference warming would allow Russians to “spend less on fur coats,” adding that “agricultural specialists say our grain production will increase, and thank God for that.”

Putin’s comments likely came after his staff “did very, very extensive work trying to understand all sides of the climate debate,” according to Andrey Illarionov, Putin’s former senior economic adviser, who’s now a senior fellow at the libertarian Cato Institute. Continue reading Russia’s Putin Says Global Warming Is ‘A Fraud’