The West must know this — if Putin faces defeat, he may go nuclear

The West must know this — if Putin faces defeat, he may go nuclear

The West must know this — if Putin faces defeat, he may go nuclear We are right to back Ukraine’s counterattack in the south, but overwhelming success could bring a devastating response Vladimir Putin had hoped for a swift and overwhelming victory, the capture of Kyiv and the crippling of Ukraine as a functioning state. But six months after his tanks rolled over the border, the war has been neither quick nor decisive and he and his enemies are settling in for the long haul, with costs and risks not seen in Europe for a generation. The red mist has descended on both sides: neither is likely to give up. A long haul war means costs and risks not seen in Europe for a generation. What comes next? Can a …
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