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US News I'm not excited by 'poorly informed' Greta Thunberg, Putin says

18:05  03 october  2019
18:05  03 october  2019 Source:   news.sky.com

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Vladimir Putin et al. posing for a photo: Vladimir Putin called Greta Thunberg a 'kind and sincere girl' but said she was 'poorly informed' © Getty Vladimir Putin called Greta Thunberg a 'kind and sincere girl' but said she was 'poorly informed'

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Vladimir Putin has condemned teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg, claiming she is "poorly informed" and does not understand complex global issues.

Speaking at an energy forum in Moscow, the Russian president also suggested the 16-year-old was manipulated into making unrealistic demands during her impassioned UN speech last month.

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VLADIMIR Putin has taken aim at “ poorly informed teenager” Greta Thunberg for “telling developing countries Greta last month blasted governments for thinking only of money as she said the world was “ I ’ m sure that Greta is a kind and very sincere girl. “But adults must do everything not to bring

Greta Thunberg , 16, changed her Twitter biography after Vladimir Putin called her 'a poorly informed teenager' Thunberg has said their mockery of children who were protesting showed her message had ' I ' m sure that Greta is a kind and very sincere girl. But adults must do everything not to bring

Vladimir Putin wearing a suit and tie: The Russian president made his comments during an energy forum in Moscow © Getty The Russian president made his comments during an energy forum in Moscow

He also said he was not "excited" by the teenager, who has inspired an international movement to fight climate change after encouraging other students to miss school for weekly protests.

Donald Trump wearing a suit and tie: Donald Trump has previously described climate change as 'a hoax' © Reuters Donald Trump has previously described climate change as 'a hoax'

Mr Putin called her a "kind and sincere girl" but said: "I don't share exultation about Greta Thunberg".

Without elaborating, he added: "It's deplorable when someone is using children and teenagers in their interests.

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GRETA Thunberg has mocked Vladimir Putin after he called her a "kind but poorly informed teenager" by Greta last month blasted governments for thinking only of money as she said the world was “ I ’ m sure that Greta is a kind and very sincere girl. “But adults must do everything not to bring

Thunberg said their mockery of children showed her message had become “too loud to handle”. Putin said young people who paid attention to “ I ’ m sure that Greta is a kind and very sincere girl. But adults must do everything not to bring teenagers and children into some extreme situations.”

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"Go and explain to developing countries why they should continue living in poverty and not be like Sweden."

During Greta's recent speech in New York - which she travelled to by boat after refusing to fly - she rebuked world leaders for not doing enough to tackle climate change, telling them they had "stolen" her "dreams and childhood" with their "empty words".

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Mr Putin says Russia has fulfilled its obligations under an international agreement to tackle global warming.

Greta his hit back at him in the same way she did after Donald Trump posted a seemingly sarcastic tweet about her.

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After her speech at the UN summit, the US president posted a message about her saying: "She seems like a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future. So nice to see!"

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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday dismissed environmental activist Greta Thunberg as a kind but poorly informed teenager Putin , chairing a session at an energy forum in Moscow, said : " I may disappoint you but I don't share the common excitement about the speech by Greta Thunberg .

Thunberg said their mockery of children showed her message had become “too loud to handle.” Putin said young people who paid attention to “ I ’ m sure that Greta is a kind and very sincere girl. But adults must do everything not to bring teenagers and children into some extreme situations.”

Greta then changed her bio on the social media platform to read: "A very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future."

After Mr Putin's comments, she has now updated her profile to read: "A kind but poorly informed teenager."

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