Alaska Public Media: Sullivan disparages NYT report that Russia paid Taliban bounties to kill Americans

U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan is casting doubt on a New York Times report that Russia paid the Taliban to kill American troops.

“When I read that, of course, as someone who’s deployed Afghanistan myself as a U.S. Marine, I was certainly committed to digging very deep into what would be the truth of that,” he said Wednesday in a telephonic town hall with constituents. “The New York Times, let’s just say, doesn’t always get the story right.”

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