In an interview with the network BBC And released this Wednesday, Sergei Markov, a former adviser to the Russian president, has said that if the United Kingdom continues its aggression against Moscow, Russia could launch missiles against the British capital, London.
“There is partial mobilization in Russia and […] (President) Vladimir Putin would be willing to deploy nuclear weapons against Western countries, including nuclear weapons against the United Kingdom. Your cities will be targeted.”Russian politician said.
In fact, Markov has made it clear that nuclear war could be a scenario instigated by US President Joe Biden as well as the new British prime minister, Liz Truss, and her predecessor, Boris Johnson. Tensions with Russia… “Everyone in the world is currently thinking about nuclear war,” he said.
Regarding the current situation in Ukraine, the former Russian official insisted that whenever the Slavic country was occupied by foreign forces, the West would use Ukrainian forces as “slaves” in their territories in the fight against Russian forces. .
Similarly, Markov has assured that Russia is not seeking a prolonged war with Ukraine, but is trying to resolve the conflict at a time when Western troops continue to occupy the neighboring country’s territories. Is.
Markov’s statements come soon after the Russian president announced a partial military mobilization from this Wednesday to protect his country from the West. In addition, Putin insisted that Russia had access to “various means of destruction”.
Even earlier, a former Israeli official claimed that Russia had the ability to bomb Britain with hypersonic missiles and return it to the “Stone Age”.
During this, President Biden has recently issued a warning to Russia about the use of nuclear and chemical weapons. “No, no, no. This will change the face of the war since World War II,” Biden had told Putin.