A key ally to Vladimir Putin has warned the West that it dangers a “world disaster” if it continues to produce weapons to Ukraine that would threaten Russian territories.
His feedback come within the wake of Germany’s refusal to equip Kyiv’s military with Leopard tanks.
Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of Russia‘s parliament, stated such actions might unleash a nuclear battle.
In a submit to his Telegram channel, he wrote: “If Washington and NATO international locations provide weapons that can be used to strike civilian cities and try and seize our territories, as they threaten, this may result in retaliatory measures utilizing extra highly effective weapons.
“Arguments that the nuclear powers haven’t beforehand used weapons of mass destruction in native conflicts are untenable.”
He added that this was as a result of the US and NATO “didn’t face a state of affairs the place there was a risk to the safety of their residents and the territorial integrity of the nation”.
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