German Ambassador in Kiev: Russia will suffer huge losses in case of aggression against Ukraine In the event of an attack on Ukraine, Interfax-Ukraine reports.
“Whether Russia has such intentions, I also cannot tell you. But Ukrainian troops are much stronger today than in 2014. Russia would suffer huge losses, “the diplomat said.
According to Feldhusen, Moscow wants the West and Ukraine” to waste energy, time, nerves, asking themselves if anything will happen. ” Kiev, together with foreign partners, is thinking about how to avoid possible aggression, says the German ambassador.
“Unlike 2014, now it would not be a surprise for us. We all – both in Ukraine and together with our partners – are already thinking how to avoid this, because no one wants a full-scale war, ”Feldhusen said. that the Russian army will turn to “flight” at the first sign of a collision.
Bloomberg reported that, according to US intelligence, Russia plans to attack Ukraine in 2022 from three sides. Kirill Budanov, head of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, said that this would happen in late January or early February. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov assured that Moscow is not hatching any aggressive plans.