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How the U.S. can deter Russia

How the U.S. can deter Russia

With Russia’s brutality on full display in Ukraine, many of America’s allies in Eastern Europe are worried they could be next.
In a recent congressional hearing, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs General Mark Milley told lawmakers that the U.S. should consider sending more troops and establishing new bases in Europe to deter Putin from further aggression

MAD VLAD: Putin Fires Nearly 150 FSB Agents for Failures on Ukraine Invasion

MAD VLAD: Putin Fires Nearly 150 FSB Agents for Failures on Ukraine Invasion

Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly dismissed nearly 150 Federal Security Bureau (FSB) agents —and thrown at least one department head in prison. “All of those ousted were employees of the Fifth Service, a division set up in 1998, when Putin was director of the FSB to carry out operations in the countries of the …

KREMLIN BACKS OFF: Top Official Says Russia Not Even Considering ‘Use of Nuclear Weapons’

KREMLIN BACKS OFF: Top Official Says Russia Not Even Considering ‘Use of Nuclear Weapons’

Russia continued to dial-back its fiery war rhetoric this week with another top Kremlin official saying the country is not considering the use of nuclear weapons in its ongoing war in Ukraine and broader conflict with Europe. “No one is thinking about using — about even the idea of using a nuclear weapon,” chief spokesman …

PUTIN CAVES? Russia Says Country Will ‘Radically Reduce Military Activity’ in Ukraine

PUTIN CAVES? Russia Says Country Will ‘Radically Reduce Military Activity’ in Ukraine

Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin confirmed Tuesday that his country will “radically reduce military activity” in Ukraine, particularly near the capital city of Kyiv as negotiations continue. “Due to the fact that negotiations on the preparation of an agreement on the neutrality and non-nuclear status of Ukraine, as well as on the provision of …