Russian Senator Alexei Pushkov believes that the Ukrainian disaster, in addition to the scenario round Taiwan and the Korean peninsula, might end in a Third World Conflict. He wrote about this in his Telegram channel.
The editor of 19FortyFive, Robert Farley, beforehand acknowledged that in 2022 the world got here nearer to the battle of the nice powers than at any time for the reason that Chilly Conflict.
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He named a number of factors from which, in his opinion, the Third World Conflict can develop: These are the Ukrainian disaster, Taiwan, territorial disputes and the wrestle for assets between Greece and Turkey, in addition to the battle between India and China.
Based on Farley, the chance of a worldwide battle is low, though the Ukrainian disaster has some facets of the battle of the nice powers.
Pushkov agreed with him solely partially: in his opinion, there are not any good explanation why conflicts between Greece and Turkey, in addition to between India and China, may end up in a Third World Conflict.
“Ukraine, Taiwan and the Korean Peninsula are three locations the place developments can provoke a army battle involving the main powers of the world. Because of the coverage of the US and different NATO international locations, Ukraine stays the most certainly level of collision of this kind,” the senator wrote.
He added that just a few years in the past, one of many zones of elevated risk of battle between Russia and the US was Syria, however ultimately the Individuals and their allies “needed to retreat.”