Biden said that he had prepared for the invasion by getting a united front of the European and other allies to confront Putin.
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Biden announced the sanctions as Ukraine’s government reported mounting casualties as Russian forces attack from the east, north and south.
Russia’s military ops in Ukraine a “forced measure”; don’t intend to ‘damage’ global eco system: Putin
Addressing top Russian business leaders here, Putin explained that the security risks for Russia were made so high it was impossible to react with other means, the state-run TASS news agency reported.
The U.S. called his moves a pretext for a further invasion, many members condemned his violation of Ukraine’s territorial integrity, and even close ally China urged diplomacy and a peaceful solution.
The Russian President said that the decision to not congratulate Biden is ‘a formality’ with no ulterior motives.
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