Bernie Sanders Pranked By Russians Posing as Greta Thunberg

Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexey Stolyarov, who have fooled many high-profile victims, posted a recording of the phone call.

  • Published 14 February 2020

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russian pranksters claim they called U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders pretending to be climate activist Greta Thunberg and offered Thunberg’s support to his campaign. Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexey Stolyarov, who have fooled many high-profile victims around the world, posted a recording of the phone call on YouTube. The call itself took place in early December, but the duo decided to release it more than two months later because of Sanders’ success… Read at AP News