I'm a proud American patriot and I am very very sorry for the way my government has acted lately. Most Americans are friendly and tolerant, not what our actions in the middle East reflect. Perhaps when we elect a different president, our whole government may calm down. For now, please accept my apology as a proud American. I'm am truly sorry for my government's actions. The war against Iraq is wrong and a mistake. Thank you for reading.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has refused to go to the 77th UN General Assembly in September