- How likely is this coming conflict going nuclear? If it is only war between Russia-Ukraine, I don’t think it will be nuclear. Russia do not need to employ any nuclear weapons to defeat Ukraine. I think within 48hrs Kiev will fall. However, if NATO decides to intervene, I believe Russia will not hesitate to employ nuclear bombs to defeat NATO in a quick offensive war.
- DW News
The US has ordered the families of all American personnel at its embassy in Ukraine to leave the country. Non-essential staff have also been asked to leave. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken is set to brief EU foreign ministers on the next moves aimed at defusing tensions over Ukraine and about his recent talks with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov.