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Media Coverage: Hashim Thaci

media coverage: In a massive leap of logic, Thaci claimed that by attacking our shared principles and values, the Russians are attacking Canada as well, according to The Chronicle Herald. As is all too often the case, the media coverage of Thaci's blame Russia, praise Canada comments were stated without providing any context as to the man uttering them, or the failed state he represents. It was Thaci's assertion that Russia has been spreading fake news in an attempt to depict Kosovo as a failed state. Simply put, Hashim Thaci is a career criminal and a ruthless thug. Thaci's self-given nickname was Snake and he was responsible for trafficking drugs and weapons for the KLA. In 1997, he was convicted in absentia for committing acts of terrorism and sentenced to 10 years in prison. Back in 1993, at the age of 25, Thaci became a member of the ethnic Albanian Kosovo Liberation Army KLA which at that time was listed by the CIA as a terrorist organization. ( As reported in the news.