WHAT DOES PUTIN WANT WITH UKRAINE?
It’s probably not what you think
President Putin partly blamed his decision to attack on Nato’s eastward expansion. He earlier complained “Russia had “nowhere further to retreat to — do they think we’ll just sit idly by?”
Ukraine is seeking a clear timeline to join Nato and Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov in Russia, explained: “For us, it’s absolutely mandatory…