Those viral images of Trump supporters waiving Russing flags at CPAC turned out to be nothing more than progressive trolling

According to a report by Talking Points Memo, two young progressive activists from D.C., Jason Charter and Ryan Clayton with the group Americans Take Action, purchased tickets to the conference and handed out the nearly 1,000 flags to attendees as a prank.

Source: Two progressive activists were behind Trump Russian flag prank at CPAC | TheHill