US: No Steps After Russia’s Nuclear Threat
Recently, Russia’s nuclear threats in the war with Ukraine, the United States is not taking any steps. The US government sees no reason to change nuclear alert levels at this time, the White House said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin had announced the readiness to use Russia’s nuclear weapons as a deterrent.
The Kremlin ruler was thus responding to the barrage of Western sanctions following the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
US alert levels have not changed, “and we have not changed our own assessment on that front,” a government spokeswoman said.
At the same time, she stresses the need to be very realistic about Putin’s use of threats.