Russian foreign minister says nuclear war threat is 'real'

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke to Russian state-run media and said that a nuclear war threat "cannot be underestimated" but later said he didn't want the risks "artificially inflated."

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He's saying, "We're crazy. If we go down, you all go down with us."
It is good to know that the world 's nuclear weapons are in responsible hands.

Author — Al Y

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Kudos to Marcus for being able to speak Russian.

Author — Miznin Victor

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When you get yourself into a position where all you can do is threaten to commit a murder/suicide you are WRONG and it's time to CHANGE!

Author — Wildmouse

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Such irresponsible talk by Russia - nuclear war threats

Author — Duane Tomka

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Every human has one life to live, not just these men.

Author — kunnathor

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They have to keep the threat of nukes alive because they are well aware of the fact that their weak military has been exposed.

Author — Seth Barush

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Every time a Russian spokesman uses the word 'nuclear', I hear: 'we're losers, we're losing badly'

Author — Marc DC

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Lavrov: I don't want to see the risk of nuclear war exaggerated

* US corporate media enters the chat *

Author — Miguelito

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"We have no plans to invade Ukraine"
"We're not killing civilians"
"We have total control of Ukrainian airspace"
"We never wanted to capture Kyiv"
Hmm, wonder how seriously we should take their threats...

Author — W C

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He still harps on with intimidation of nuclear threats as if Russia is the only country that has nuclear weapons ??? Does he think that having nuclear weapons is a means to take and do whatever they like without resistance or opposition ???

Author — Bill Globalrc

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Since the third day of the invasion, this man has been talking about nuclear war, that if someone intervenes or if they don't surrender, the nuclear war will start. Today, already 60 days old, they are all stuck in Ukraine and this friend is still with the same nuclear alaraca.

Author — MIGUEL ROSARIO

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When a person is hiding billions of money he is afraid to die

Author — Edma L Graciosa Vlog

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"Idle threats from tyrants validates cowardice and stupidity beyond reasonable doubts."
Alexander Tran

Author — cigarfeeler

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Gotta give it to them; those U.S statesmen have some big balls to go there by train. The British PM too.

Author — Linux Developer 23

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Threats and more threats. Don't these people realize we are going to do what is correct and morally right no matter what they say.

Author — Tommy T

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I can smell defeat when Russsia talks about their nukes.

Author — Paolo emmanuel Ilisan

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Nuclear war would bring Russia to become China’s new addition. (I would bet on Chechnya and Georgia getting a token addition too in the aftermath ironically.) That’s a part of China’s interest in the situation. They are poised to expand enormously. Chinese are not too foolish to miss that.

Author — Biko

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Wow, he said nuclear war and not nuclear "special operations mission." So brave of him to use the word war in Russia today; I hope Putin pins a medal on him for this stunning courage. Also so brave to threaten the use of nuclear weapons, and especially when this was a war of choice against a neighbor that didn't provoke an invasion at all, & the Kremlin is having a tantrum things aren't working well for them. Lastly, Russia knows all about proxy wars.

Author — Apollo XI

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I hope all those Russian supporters take note that it is the Russians making these threats. They need to realise that if a nuclear weapon is fired it will be by Russia and not the West. Can those supporters condone that! They should also note that so far Ukraine has done nothing but defend themselves.

Author — Jasper Horace

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Russia is like a petulant child. "let us have what we want or we break everything". Taking them seriously is not possible anymore.

Author — jose lopez