United States Intelligence raised concerns and warned that Meeting with top Russian military commanders just a few days ago to discuss When and how can Russia use nuclear weapons? in Ukraine.
In conversation Russian President Vladimir Putin was not presentas reported new York Times, Which suggests that the meeting between the leaders of the Russian military took place “in the context of intensifying Russia’s nuclear rhetoric and setbacks on the battlefield”.
The meeting has alarmed the Biden administration, which believes Putin and his highest-ranking military commanders’ “disappointment” is such that “Putin’s hidden threats to use nuclear weapons cannot be mere words.”
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This warning from the United States comes just days after Putin gave assurances for Russia Possible use of nuclear weapons “political or military” is not understood in Ukraine. “Russia is not challenging the West’s elite. Russia is only defending its right to exist and develop freely,” he warned weeks ago after openly threatening to use nuclear weapons that he was “not cheating.”
2,000 strategic nuclear
Following this meeting between the military high command, US intelligence has confirmed that, for now, there is no evidence that Russia is taking strategic nuclear measures to prepare for an imminent attack. Pentagon estimates that Russia has even arsenal 2,000 strategic nuclear Designed to be used on the battlefield, including missiles or artillery shells.
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These movements under the military leadership coincide with statements made by the Director of the CIA a few days ago, William J. burnswho warned that Putin’s “potential desperation” to win in Ukraine and face recent setbacks in the war could prompt Russia to use nuclear weapons.
John F. kirby, An official of the National Security Council, contacted by new York Timeshas declined to provide “details” about the report.
“We have made it clear from the outset that Russia’s comments on the potential use of nuclear weapons are deeply concerned and we take them seriously. We continue to monitor this to the best of our ability and see no signs that Russia Somebody is preparing for it. Such use.” Kirby explained.
Russia mobilizes a massive nuclear bombardment
Whereas NATO, which is related to Spain, executed it a few days ago. nuclear maneuver steady afternoon in Northeast Europe, The Kremlin decided to demonstrate its air capability taking out their hangers Tupolev Tu-95MS bomber, Also with nuclear capability, the two mobilized aircraft flew more than 12 hours over the Pacific Ocean, the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk.
According to the Russian Defense Ministry, it was a scheduled flight over neutral waters. It is also known that the bombers were escorted by MiG-31 fighters and refueled in the air. Tu-95MS is one of these Most Important Nuclear Deployment Platform The entire Russian Air Force forming the backbone of long-range bombers. All warnings and warnings for Ukraine and its allies.
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The warnings of the use of nuclear weapons are a constant in the dichotomy of the war between Ukraine and Russia. Fears of a nuclear escalation in the war have been rising in recent weeks and reports released by NATO intelligence services. The last movement was made by the Russian Defense Minister. Sergei Shoigu, who has accused Kyiv of planning an attack on a false flag with a dirty bomb to start a nuclear war,
Shoigi spoke with his counterparts in France, Turkey and the United Kingdom to communicate “his concern about the possible”. Ukrainian provocation with the use of a dirty bombIn view of this, Zelensky said that this move of the Kremlin is a justification for him to use nuclear weapons in war.
The “destruction” of the Russian army
Faced with continued threats from Russia, the leaders of the European Union, the United States and NATO warned Vladimir Putin “Serious consequences” if he uses nuclear weapons against Ukraine. But none of the Western leaders in power wanted to accurately describe those “results” until Josep Borrell.
the western bloc will retaliate The “destruction” of the Russian armyusing conventional weapons, as confirmed on 13 October by the European High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy.
“We have a nuclear threat. Putin says he is not bluffing. He cannot bluff. And it should be clear that Those of us who support Ukraine – the EU, member states, the United States and NATO – aren’t bluffing either.Borrell said.