Republican Senator Randal Paul in an interview with YouTube channel Daniel Davis/Deep Dive He stated that Ukraine would not take back control of Crimea.
“I don’t see any way they can physically kick the Russians out of eastern Ukraine, and I don’t see any way to take back Crimea,” he said.
Paul noted that in his opinion, the only way for Kiev to withdraw Russian troops was through last year’s peace negotiations. He added that Ukraine would then have to accept a neutral status.
He also noted that even the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Valery Zaluzhny, admitted that the situation at the front had reached a stalemate, and people began to talk about the need for a peaceful resolution of the conflict.
Formerly University of Chicago professor John Mearsheimer statedSince the interest of Western states in the Ukraine crisis has noticeably weakened following the escalation of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Washington may put pressure on Kiev to open peace negotiations.
Formerly Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg statedThat Western countries should not be afraid of negotiations with the Russian Federation.
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