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In McCain's funeral have seen "message" to Putin and Trump - RIA Novosti, 9/2/2018


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MOSCOW, 2 Sep — RIA Novosti. The former permanent representative of the USA at the UN Samantha Power has said that the American senator John McCain who was engaged in planning of the funeral left "message" to Vladimir Putin at a farewell ceremony. © AP Photo/Cliff Owen McCain in the farewell address has criticized Trump's policy ‍ "Undoubtedly, isn't casual that John McCain who has planned each detail of a memorable ceremony, has invited the Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko and has put him near Jens Stoltenberg, the head of NATO. It was the farewell message to the Russian President Vladimir Putin and the U.S. President Donald Trump: America stands near the friends and allies" — Power on the Twitter has written. Earlier on Saturday in National cathedral of Washington there has taken place McCain's funeral. Speeches were made by two former American presidents — George Bush Jr. and Barack Obama. © AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov of Poroshenko on farewell called McCain the hero the Ukrainydeystvuyushchy U.S. President Donald Trump hasn't been invited to one farewell action. At the same time, members of his administration, including his daughter Ivanka Trump, have attended a ceremony in Cathedral. In the U. S. Congress on Friday the vice-president Mike Pence has also acted. To McCain's funeral there has arrived also the president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko who called senator "the hero of Ukraine" and the fighter for "ideals of democracy and freedom", having thanked for support of the country. According to him, the American politician was remembered to Ukrainians by the fact that "at a temperature minus of 26 degrees he left undressed" on the Maidan. One of the most influential and authoritative politicians of the USA John McCain has died on August 25 on the 82nd year of life. For a year he fought against an aggressive form of cancer of brain. © RIA Novosti / Alexey Agaryshev to Pass into Politico image bank: senator McCain has chosen in advance who will incur his coffin on панихидуМаккейн was the congressman, and then senator since 1982 and had reputation of "hawk", occupying, in particular, extremely hard line in relation to Moscow. He called Russia "the gas station masking under the country" and supported extension of sanctions. Senator was buried with military honors in the territory of naval academy in Annapolis in the State of Maryland from which he has graduated.

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