A massive banner bearing Russian President Vladimir Putin's image, the Russian flag, the Syrian flag, and the word "peacemaker" was seen billowing off the side of the Manhattan bridge in New York City on Thursday.
At least two people unfurled the giant banner around 1:45 p.m., the New York Post reports.
The incident coincides with the US and Russia suspending bilateral talks on the Syrian civil war and Russian officials threatening to shoot down US planes flying over Syria without warning.
Someone just hung a banner featuring Putin's face and the message, "Peacemaker," on the Manhattan Bridge. Go figure. [ more › ]
Someone hung a giant banner emblazoned with the image of Russian President Vladimir Putin from the Manhattan Bridge.
New York City police are looking for whoever draped a gigantic banner featuring a portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin over the side of the Manhattan Bridge on Thursday. The 20 by 30 feet banner appeared on the side of the b...