Putin decries media ‘lies’ at meeting with soldiers’ mothers


              Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives to meet with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Alexander Shcherbak, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he talks with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Alexander Shcherbak, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Marina Bakhilina of Yakutsk listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during his meeting with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day, at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
            
              Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with mothers of military personnel serving in the special military operation ahead of Mother's Day at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Mother's Day is celebrated on the last Sunday of November. (Alexander Shcherbak, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Putin decries media ‘lies’ at meeting with soldiers’ mothers