News Details

Ecclestone says he and Putin are alike as he makes bizarre claim

Former Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has defended Russian President Vladimir Putin after he ordered the invasion of Ukraine in February. Putin sees Ukraine as a concept created by Russia, so has vowed to take control of the country and, perhaps, bring about a return of the Soviet Union. He ordered troops to invade their neighbouring nation, and the subsequent war has seen millions displaced and thousands killed. READ: Russell eyeing victory at British GP as Mercedes bring major upgrade package Putin’s actions drew widespread condemnation – even from terrorist group the Taliban – and Russia itself as well as multiple Russian oligarchs and have been sanctioned amid the violence....
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone: I would take a bullet for Putin

Bernie Ecclestone pops up on the radar when attention on Formula 1 is...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

F1 issue statement after Ecclestone defends Putin and...

Article To news overview © XPB Images Formula 1 has moved to criticise...
2mo ago from RacingNews365.com

Piquet and Putin defended by Ecclestone, F1 responds

Bernie Ecclestone has claimed that Vladimir Putin is a...
2mo ago from GPFans.com

Ecclestone speaks up for Putin: 'Would take a bullet...

Bernie Ecclestone causes a stir with his statement during Good Morning...
2mo ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez: Japanese GP ‘first time for a long time I...

Marc Marquez was left “very happy” after revealing the Japanese Grand...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar releases familiar 2023 schedule

The NTT IndyCar Series has released the 2023 season schedule, providing...

Johnson will not run full IndyCar season in 2023

Jimmie Johnson has announced that his time as a full time IndyCar driver...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Jesper Lindstrom refuses to play down Arsenal...

Eintracht Frankfurt's Jesper Lindstrom refuses to rule out the prospect of...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.