Nuclear risk as Russia pushes panic button

Fear spear: The Start-1 carrier rocket launching vehicle was first developed in Soviet times.

Is Putin ready to risk a world war? After his army’s humiliation in Ukraine, the Russian president is throwing in more troops, and manufacturing an excuse to use nuclear weapons.

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