Glenn Greenwald

Ukraine has “biological research facilities,” says Undersecretary of State Victoria Nuland, when asked by Sen Rubio if Ukraine has biological or chemical weapons, and says she’s worried Russia may get them. But she says she’s 100% sure if there’s a biological attack, it’s Russia.

BIO LABS CONFIRMED: Ukraine has “biological research facilities,” says Undersecretary of State Victoria Nuland, when asked by Sen Rubio if Ukraine has biological or chemical weapons, and says she’s concerned Russia may get them.

👆👆👆What you saw here is called a “controlled explosion”.  You’re about to have to admit something really bad.  BUT you try to find a way to frame the admission you are about to make in a manner that minimizes the fallout.  The framing Rubio and Nuland use for making the admission that there actually are deadly bioweapon labs in Ukraine is to present it in a way that RUSSIA RUSSIA RUSSIA immediately becomes the problem to pull attention away from the fact that all these assholes up until 5 minutes minutes ago were insisting there were no biolabs in Ukraine. — Brian Cates