Putin: We Don’t Need Alaska, Sold It Once, Have Enough Cold Territories (Video)
On Thursday Russian President Vladamir Putin joked with reporters that Russia has no intention of taking back Alaska. It’s too cold to annex.
During an annual Q&A session, a Russian pensioner asked Vladimir Putin about his plans to annex Alaska. The president answered that Russia sold the territory once and has no ambition to try and get it back. He added that Russia has plenty of cold territories without Alaska.