Aristocratic French politician defends plans for Russian theme park


Philippe de Villiers says Russian president Vladimir Putin is only leader fighting for 'non-globalised world that nourishes deep roots'.

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The French aristocrat and conservative politician who paired up with a blacklisted Russian oligarch to build amusement parks in the Russian-annexed territory of Crimea and Moscow defended his plans on Saturday and lambasted EU sanctions as a “reign of terror,” reports RFI.