The Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has issued a chilling warning that the prospect of a nuclear conflict is now at it’s “highest level in decades.”
The Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu warned the UK over sending more ammunition saying, there are “fewer and fewer steps” to a nuclear strike.
The Russian Foreign Minister Sergie Lavrov has warned that the UK sending “depleted uranium” tanks shells to Ukraine has now brought the conflict to “new and dangerous levels.”
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Following a meeting with the Chinese President Xi Jinping Putin said that Moscow will be “forced to respond” if the UK provides Ukraine with more depleted uranium tank shells, and Britain will be sending more.
Putin said, He said, “The United Kingdom announced not only the supply of tanks to Ukraine, but also shells with depleted uranium.
He said, “The United Kingdom announced not only the supply of tanks to Ukraine, but also shells with depleted uranium.
The UN Institute for Disarmament Research has said that “depleted uranium” ammunition is not considered a as nuclear weapon.
The Deputy Foreign Minister is angry with the UK but also the US after Washington has said that they continue drone flights over the Black Sea which is international airspace.
Ryabkov said, “We have found ourselves in a state of de-factor open conflict with the US.”
The British Foreign Secretary James Cleverly said on Wednesday that there is no nuclear escalation in Ukraine.
Cleverly said, “There is no nuclear escalation.
“The only country in the world that is talking about nuclear issues is Russia.
“There is no threat to Russia, this is purely about helping Ukraine defend itself.”