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 …