Putin ‘upping the ante’ in tense Russia-Ukraine dispute, experts say

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While an invasion may not be imminent, tensions at the Russia-Ukraine border and between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Western leaders appear to be escalating rather than diminishing.

Putin and President Joe Biden shared their second phone call of December on Thursday, after which each side issued strong statements about what they expect going forward.

BIDEN TELLS PUTIN US ‘WILL RESPOND DECISIVELY’ IF RUSSIA FURTHER INVADES UKRAINE

A release from White House press secretary Jen Psaki said the United States and its allies “will respond decisively” if the Kremlin further invades Ukraine, while Putin adviser Yuri Ushakov said new sanctions against Russia would be a “colossal mistake” that would risk a “complete rupture of relations” between the two countries.

Russia has amassed a significant military…

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