How Close Are We to War Between Russia and the Ukraine?

More+Videos ♦ Published: January 31, 2022; 17:50 ♦ (Vindobona)

Tensions between Russia and Ukraine remain very high, and some have called a Russian invasion imminent. Read what Nina L. Kruscheva, an expert on Russia and international affairs, said about the likelihood of a war between Russia and Ukraine.

Nina Lvovna Khrushcheva, Professor of International Affairs at the New School in New York and great-granddaughter of former Soviet Premier Nikita Khruschev. / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Slowking4, GFDL 1.2 (

The entire world has been intently watching Russian troop movements near the border of Ukraine and speculating on whether Russian President Vladimir Putin intends to invade the former Soviet state.

So, just how close are we to war between Russia and Ukraine? …