Ukraine 2022: Russia's nuclear sabre-rattling Cover Image

Ukraine 2022: Russia's nuclear sabre-rattling
Ukraine 2022: Russia's nuclear sabre-rattling

Author(s): Not Specified Author
Subject(s): International relations/trade, Security and defense, Military policy, Geopolitics, Peace and Conflict Studies, Russian Aggression against Ukraine
Published by: Mednarodni inštitut za bližnjevzhodne in balkanske študije IFIMES
Keywords: Russia; Ukraine; 2022; war; conflict; nuclear threat;
Summary/Abstract: With the Russian-Ukrainian war entering its eighth month and a stalemate along the front lines, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered on September 21, 2022, the first military mobilization in the country since World War II, warning the West that if it continued what he called its “nuclear blackmail” Moscow would respond with the might of all its vast arsenal. “If the territorial integrity of our country is threatened, we will use all available means to protect our people - this is not a bluff,” Putin said in in his speech, which was broadcast on Russian television.

  • Page Count: 7
  • Publication Year: 2022
  • Language: English