The Financial Times writes that the United States has lost the initiative in the Ukrainian crisis. Now, according to the experts of the publication, the word is for Russia.
Political scientist Harlan Ullman calls a military clash between Moscow and Kiev impossible. He points out that Russia is focused on security issues.
The expert points out that Vladimir Putin is interested in resolving claims to NATO related to the expansion of the alliance to the east. Ulman writes that it is a security treaty that can be the key to defusing tensions.