Thune, Bengs share thoughts on Russian oil

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — South Dakota Sen. John Thune and Brian Bengs of Aberdeen, his Democratic challenger, are sharing their views on possible action toward Russia following that country’s invasion of Ukraine.

“That’s the thing I think that we need to do right now, is try and get cooperation from, collaboration with, our NATO allies and other countries around the world that buy Russian oil and just say, shut it down and let’s figure out ways to replace and make up the difference,” Thune said. “And that means that other areas of the world are going to have to pick up the slack, and one of those should be United States.”

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