Member of the Federation Council Serey Tsekov said that Russia should prepare for war with the West. News.ru writes about it.
In his opinion, at the moment a direct military clash between the Russian Federation and the West is unlikely. He estimated the possibility of this at the level of 1%. Nevertheless, there are risks, and they will grow. At the same time, Tsekov believes, the West will start this war.
“We must prepare for a war with the West, prepare for the fact that they will unleash this war. They are being held back by nuclear weapons, that’s it, but they are getting ready,” says Tsekov.
According to the Secretary of the Security Council Nikolaev Patrushev, the West is already waging a hybrid war against the Russian Federation. Western weapons are being used against Russian troops that entered Ukraine on February 24. Sanctions are also exerting pressure on the Russian economy.
Western leaders have repeatedly stated that they intend to secure a military victory for Ukraine.