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G-7 warns Moscow of ‘massive consequences’ if Russia invades Ukraine

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    bilbodwyer
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    Do we have any Ukrainian tilderen who can tell us what the feeling is like over there at the moment? And does anybody know of a good source of context for what's occuring here? A full invasion...

    Do we have any Ukrainian tilderen who can tell us what the feeling is like over there at the moment?

    And does anybody know of a good source of context for what's occuring here? A full invasion seems (to my uninformed mind) highly unlikely, but I'm interested to know more about why it's being taken as such a serious threat.

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    1. cfabbro
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      The reason it's being taken so seriously is because Russia did something very similar a few years ago when they annexed the Crimean peninsula from the Ukraine. See: Russo-Ukrainian War - 2014...

      The reason it's being taken so seriously is because Russia did something very similar a few years ago when they annexed the Crimean peninsula from the Ukraine. See: Russo-Ukrainian War - 2014 annexation

      And now they appear to be preparing to finish the job.

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