The Latest Russia/Ukraine Crisis

The Latest Russia/Ukraine Crisis

January 3, 2022
Aaron Aristotle
(Jakarta, Indonesia)
In early December, the Washington Post reported a massive troop buildup by Russian forces within miles of Ukraine’s borders. According to their report, US intelligence indicated that the Kremlin is preparing 175,000 troops for a "multi-front offensive" as soon as early 2022. This aggression from Russia creates yet more tension in a region that has been tangled in conflict since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014, and it triggers fears of armed conflict on European soil.

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