Ukraine, a country in the middle of the duel between Russia and NATO
©. 196 TH Mobile Public Affairs Deta of the American and Ukrainian soldiers discuss with a Polish General during the combined Exercise Resolve XVI in Hohenfels (Germany) in December. (U.S. Army Photo by Staff Sgt. George Davis / Released) Russians and members of the Atlantic Alliance will attempt to pacify their tensions on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 in Brussels, but the intransigence dominates on the Ukrainian question.
The US Secretary of State must meet with his Russian counterpart on Friday, while the United States worries about the possible deployment of nuclear weapons at Belarus © AFP Russian tanks transported to Belarus on January 18, 2021 (photo provided by the Belarusian Ministry of Defense). Geopolitics - The US Secretary of State must meet with his Russian counterpart on Friday, while the United States worries about the possible deployment of nuclear weapons at Belarus
the next few days are critical. attack of Ukraine possible "At any time", maneuvers deemed worrying in Belarus : the United States now sounds the all-round alarm against Russia, with which they ensure, however, still seek a "diplomatic exit door . "
tensions in Ukraine conflict: Kremlin throws the US "false allegations" before
Putin's speakers expects evidence for allegations, Russia tarnish a raid on Ukraine. Also with the recent hacker attack Moscow has nothing to do. © Photo: Mikhail Metzel / Pool Sputnik Kremlin / AP / DPA The Russian Government of President Vladimir Putin reacts irritably to the allegations from the USA. The Kremlin has accused the US in the face of the tensions around Ukraine "False Allegations" against Russia and the spread of lies.
" We are at a stage where Russia can launch an attack in Ukraine at any time, "said Jen Psaki White House spokesman, speaking of an" extremely dangerous situation ".
Shortly after, the leader of American diplomacy Antony Blinken flew away for Europe. In his program: consultations with Ukraine and Europeans but above all Friday, an interview with his Russian counterpart in Geneva.
Washington has also alarmed Russian maneuvers present and coming to Belarus, neighboring countries of Ukraine. The Pentagon spokesman felt that Russian President Vladimir Putin was "clearly climbing a force device giving him several options. »
Possible Nuclear Weapon Deployment
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Kiev: Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock secures Ukraine in conflict with Russia Support to
in the midst of the conflict between Russia and NATO Foreign Minister Baerbock traveled to Kiev. At the press conference she secured Diplomatic support to Ukraine. © Janine Schmitz / photothek.de / Imago Images / Photothek When visiting Ukraine , Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock has struck a sharp tone towards the Russian government. Any aggression from Russia has "a high price," Baerbock said in Kiev , "economically, politically and strategically".
If Moscow passed into the act in Ukraine, "no option is excluded" in the American side, warned Jen Psaki, interviewed both on the highly strategic North Stream 2 gas pipeline opening in Germany, and on an exclusion from Russia. of "Swift", a vital system of international banking.
At the end of last weekend, Washington had already accused Moscow for sending themselves to Ukraine to conduct "sabotage" operations to create a "pretext" for an invasion.
warships "for robust defense" against Russia: Ukraine presents concrete weapons receivables to Germany
The repeated cancellation of the Federal Government irritates Ukraine. Nevertheless, the ambassador defines. Also within the traffic light are doubts on no. © Photo: Sina Schult / dpa The frigate "Hamburg" in an Irini use of the EU in front of the coast of Libya in 2020. Ukraine does not loose after the clear NO of the Federal Government to Weapon Sagers .
Meeting Blinken-Lavrov Friday
This always more alarmist tone from the United States coincides with a new attempt to dialogue with Russia. The American diplomacy has confirmed that Secretary of State Antony Blinken would meet his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, Friday in Geneva.
"It's still too early to say whether the Russian government is sincerely interested in diplomacy, if it is ready to negotiate seriously and in good faith, or if they will use these discussions as a pretext to affirm that diplomatic exchanges n 'Have not taken into account the interests of Moscow, "commented on a source in the State Department under anonymity.
Before that, Antony Blinken is expected Wednesday in Kiev in an explosive context, Russia having deployed tens of thousands of military on the Ukrainian border. He was preceded by his Canadian counterpart Mélanie Joly, who emphasized the need to stand "alongside Ukraine" against Russia who "is the aggressor". The US Secretary of State will then visit Berlin for discussions with the United Kingdom, France and Germany.
London has announced the sending of armaments, such as anti-tank missiles, to Ukraine, whereas Kiev complained about the lack of eagerness of Westerners to strengthen their military aid.
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Putin Is So Dangerous Now Because This Is His Last Chance to Seize Ukraine .
Russia’s sudden escalation around Ukraine has taken some by surprise, but the logic behind it may be deceptively simple: This winter could be Russia’s last chance to attack Ukraine. Russian military forces are amassed to Ukraine’s east, north, and south, and Ukraine’s leadership is making preparations for war. The Biden administration believes that an invasion is imminent, evacuating the U.S. embassy and readying forces to be deployed. The greatest logistical barrier to Russia’s advance is mud, and that may be frozen over before long.If Putin acts he will be inviting a cavalcade of sanctions and even military resistance from the West.