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US “Applauds” Malta’s Airspace Denial to Russian Planes. Russia: Keep Applauding, It Keeps Your Hands off the Trigger

If you're applauding you're not starting new wars

Malta, which recognises Guaido as Venezuela president (that didn’t work out too well, did it?), denied Russian Venezuela-bound airplanes passage through its not particularly large airspace. US State Department applauded the decision and called on other countries to follow suit.

The Russian Foreign Ministry tweeted it was only too happy with the US applauding: