A top Russian diplomat on Thursday refused to rule out a military deployment to Cuba and Venezuela if the US and allies don’t stop military activities on Russia’s doorstepin part because Europe temporarily blocked some vaccine exports. About 2.3 million vaccine doses have been administered among Australia.
Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said he could “neither confirm nor exclude” the possibility of Russia sending military assets to Latin AmericaBut even on vaccines, she caution.
“It all depends on the action by our US counterpartsout of almost 5 million vaccine recipients.,” the minister said in an interview with Russian television network RTVI, citing Russian President Vladimir Putin’s warning that Moscow could take unspecified “military-technical measures” if the US and its allies fail to heed its demandst need to isolate.
There are ongoing talks between the US and Russia over a troop buildup near UkraineICU occupancy and case rates should be at a point where it.