Garry Kasparov, world chess champion and chair of the Human Rights Foundation, continued his attack on GOP front-runner Donald Trump earlier today over comments the candidate made about Russian President Vladimir Putin last week:

Kasparov had harsh words for the American media, too:

Especially the New York Times and Washington Post who Kasparov accused of using pro-Putin reviewers of his new book, “Winter is Coming“:

On Thursday, Kasparov tweeted that Putin’s support of Trump clears the way “for Assad, Khamenei, & Kim Jong-un to also announce their support“:

Kasparov has been a long time critic of Putin and of American policies that he alleges help the Russian leader:

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