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'As President Putin pointed out, the West is truly an empire of lies'


Russia's top diplomat denounced the United States and the West on Saturday as self-interested defenders of a fading international order, but he didn't discuss his country's war in Ukraine in his speech to the UN General Assembly. "As President Putin pointed out, the West is truly an empire of lies," said Sergei Lavrov during his speech. 

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