And, remember how Democrats and their puppet media Did Not Care, even though we were, GASP, right in the middle of an election season?
President Obama was caught on camera assuring outgoing Russian President Dmitry Medvedev that he would have “more flexibility” to deal with contentious issues like missile defense after the U.S. presidential election.
As he was leaning toward Medvedev in Seoul, Obama was overheard asking for time — “particularly with missile defense” — until he was in a better position politically.
“I understand your message about space,” replied Medvedev, who handed over the presidency to Putin months later.
“This is my last election … After my election I have more flexibility,” Obama said, expressing confidence that he would win a second term.
“I will transmit this information to Vladimir,” said Medvedev, Putin’s protégé and long considered number two in Moscow’s power structure.