Dutch FM resigns after admitting lie about meeting Putin

(This is what happens in a REAL COUNTRY when a politician gets caught LYING in support of MORE WAR. Over here we catch someone lying and then we run them for the highest office in the land and act shocked when they don’t win)

from RT

Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra has resigned, a day after he admitted lying about overhearing Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. In 2016 Zijlstra alleged Putin had in 2006 expressed ambitions to create a “Greater Russia.”

The official admitted that his credibility had been damaged by the ongoing scandal to such an extent that his position had become untenable.

Halbe Zijlstra announced his resignation in an emotional speech to the House of Representatives. Zijlstra described the “Greater Russia” affair as the “biggest mistake” in his political career, adding that the country deserves a Foreign Minister who is beyond reproach…

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