Program Director of the Russian INF Council (RIAC) Ivan Timofeev said Ukraine was disappointed with the not-too-tough promises made by US President Joe Biden to Russia. This is reported RIA News.
“During the press conference, Joe Biden rather disappointed Kiev and his European allies. After all, according to the constitution of Ukraine, he established that the caliber will be calibrated depending on what Russia can afford in relation, ”the political scientist noted.
According to Timofeev, there is fear in Europe that Moscow will perceive such a connection. The expert used that the position of the American leader is reasonable, he did not escalate the situation, announcing once again the anti-Russian sanctions.
The political scientist added that there is a lot of space in the United States for solving problems against Russia, and Biden does not scare, but speaks of specific responses to the accusations.
Timofeev added that Moscow does not talk about the steps it will take if Washington refuses to accept the proposal on security and the inadmissibility of joining the EU on this planet. He notes that a tough confrontation is unlikely, since the accumulated problems are insoluble, so the parties will seek a compromise.
Biden has previously said that Russia will pay a high price if it decides to invade Ukraine. Washington is ready to apply in the event of an escalation of the conflict. The American leader noted that any shift of Russian military forces in Ukraine would be the norm, like invasion and aggression. The US President said that Russia also expects serious consequences if non-military measures are used against Kiev.