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Fmr. Ambassador to Russia Battles the Russian Foreign Ministry on Twitter

Diplomacy 2014: brawls between ambassadors and governments now happen in the light of Tweetdeck and anybody with a Twitter handle can grab some popcorn and watch. See you now former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul, who subtweeted Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs thusly Tuesday morning:

That got the attention of whoever mans Foreign Ministry’s Twitter account (let’s hope it’s not an intern):

Shade was then thrown:

Exactly how World War I started.

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