Russia once again threatens nuclear war over Ukraine, but how seriously should we take all of their doomsday bluster? -- Growing desperation in establishing safe corridors to evacuate Ukrainian civilians

April 26, 2022
15 min
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Russia once again threatens nuclear war over Ukraine, but how seriously should we take all of their doomsday bluster? -- Growing desperation in establishing safe corridors to evacuate Ukrainian civilians

Russia once again threatens nuclear war over Ukraine, but how seriously should we take all of their doomsday bluster? -- Growing desperation in establishing safe corridors to evacuate Ukrainian civilians

April 26, 2022
15 min
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Since before Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine, it's been rattling that nuclear saber. From Vladimir Putin on down, there have been months of subtle--and not so subtle--warnings from Russian politicians and generals about interference in Russia's war in Ukraine possibly leading to an exchange of nuclear weapons. Once again, the Russian illusions to the use of nuclear weapons is back in the news--this time with Russia's long-time foreign minister dropping the nuclear hint. We'll look into whether he's serious or just bluffing.  And we'll talk to a human rights activist in Kyiv who's monitoring humanitarian corridors to find out if Russia is allowing safe travels for aid workers and civilians.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices