Pandit Tucker Carlson called Moscow “more beautiful” than any city in the United States and praised the Russian president Vladimir Putinis ruling the enormous world superpower.

“And the most radicalizing thing for me in the eight days I spent in Moscow was not just the leader of the country,” Carlson said during a recent interview at the World Government Summit, calling Putin “capable.”

“What was very shocking, very disturbing was the city of Moscow, where I had never been… it was much prettier than any city in my country,” he said, calling the Russian capital “much cleaner and aesthetically prettier.” “. its architecture, its food, its service, than any city in the United States.”

Carlson held an exclusive interview with Putin in Russia last week, which the president used to spread propaganda about the ongoing war he is waging against Ukraine and criticize the U.S. government.

Carlson, during his remarks at the summit, criticized the U.S. government for what he characterized as rampant crime, out-of-control inflation and overall government failure, saying a decline similar to what occurred in European cities like London and Paris.

When asked if he considers himself anti-American, Carlson said, “No, I’m the most pro-American.”

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By Sam