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Tuesday, November 30, 2021

The White House is reviewing options to deter a feared Russian invasion of Ukraine, including providing more military aid to Kyiv and threatening sanctions, to dissuade Russian President Vladimir Putin from escalating ...



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Putin Warns on Ukraine Red Line' as U.S., U.K. Pledge Response

...President Vladimir Putin warned the West not to cross the Kremlin's security "red line" as the U.S. and the U.K. said any Russian incursion into Ukraine would trigger serious diplomatic and economic responses.

Expansion of western military infrastructure into Ukraine would leave Moscow exposed to the risk of attack in as little as five minutes "if supersonic weapons are placed there," Putin said Tuesday in a videoconference at the VTB Russia Calling! forum in Moscow. "Then we will have to create something similar to those who threaten us and we can already do that now."

Russia will have a sea-based hypersonic missile capable of traveling at nine times the speed of sound from the start of the year and "the flight time to those who give out such orders will also be five minutes," Putin said. "This creation of such threats for us is the red line."...

#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2021-11-30 01:55 PM | Reply

Biden needs to step forward and attempt to settle the festering Donbas situation objectively, otherwise run the risk of humiliation, either by doing nothing or doing too much.

#2 | Posted by NerfHerder at 2021-11-30 10:40 PM | Reply

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