Actor Steven Seagal is trending right now on Twitter for going after NFL players who took a knee during the national anthem on Sunday:

Seagal, who has a Russian passport that he received directly from Vladimir Putin, called into the London-based show from Moscow and said he’s risked his life “countless times for the American flag“:

I think it’s outrageous, I think it’s a joke, it’s disgusting. I respect the American flag. I myself have risked my life countless times for the American flag and I don’t understand or agree with this kind of behaviour. I think it’s an outrage.


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Seagal was banned from traveling to Ukraine earlier this year because of his cozy relationship with the Russian president:

Hey, we don’t like the kneeling but it’s better than whatever this is:

Seagal received his Russian passport in 2016 during a meeting with Putin in the Kremlin: