Western leaders urge Russia to lower Ukraine tensions
The US and its European allies urge Moscow to de-escalate, amid fears it could invade Ukraine.
Image source,Image caption,A Ukrainian government serviceman on the front line in DonetskUS State Department spokesman Ned Price said how Washington responds would depend on Moscow's actions.He said: "If Russia chooses to fail to de-escalate, if Russia chooses to move forward with any plans it may have developed to continue its military aggression or to aggress militarily upon Ukraine, to violate Ukraine's sovereignty, its independence, its territorial integrity, we and our allies would be prepared to act, we would be prepared to act resolutely."
Tens of thousands of Russian troops are believed to be massed near Ukraine's borders.A large part of the recent Russian military build-up is in Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014.Troops are also gathering near Ukraine's eastern Donbas region, the name for parts of Luhansk and Donetsk regions under the control of separatists.
Ukrainian officials have said Moscow could be planning a military offensive at the end of January.But the Kremlin has blamed "aggressive and hostile rhetoric" from Western countries for stoking tensions.Mr Putin's press secretary, Dmitry Peskov, said the Russian president would "listen with great attention" to Mr Biden's proposals on Ukraine. headtopics.com
"There is only one way to defuse tensions - to understand how to ensure against the possible intentions of Kyiv to solve the Donbas problem through force," he added.Read more: BBC News (UK) »
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Sending Truss to pose for pictures in a tank is the equivalent to Longshanks sending his gay son to wave his fist in a menacing way at Wallace and his 'savages' Or what? If Putin places 100,000 troops along the border with Ukraine then NATO must finance the Ukrainian army to place the same number of troops along the Russian border whilst also mobilising NATO troops in nations bordering Russia. Force is the only thing Putin understands.
Let's compare brutality of India with Israel We know that why America scramble over the world is to get wealth of any kind; but every layman knows that & do not give!! Not trench warfare again! Leave voters will love this. They voted to assist Putin with their UK and EU damaging Brexit ITs a bit like Trump was having golden showers its Nato thats the aggressor its the neo cons in the USA u know the ones that selected Biden n Harris, a big fo pah
Urge Russia you are so twisted i guess you believe what you say Yep Vladimir's taking their advice by putting hundreds of thousands of troops on the border of Ukraine as we speak because he knows there's a bunch of weak ass people in charge right now it won't do shit! Namely the Biden administration OwO plez Mr. President Dr. Putin Plz don't make us look weak OwO we gave u the pipeline.
'Western leaders' That's hilarious 🤣
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