Putin is not joking when he talks about potential use of tactical nuclear weapons because his military is significantly underperforming
President of the United States, Joe Biden, made his most outspoken remarks to date about the threat of nuclear war at a Democratic fundraiser in New York, stressing it was the closest the world had come to a nuclear catastrophe for sixty years. — The Guardian reports.
“We have not faced the prospect of Armageddon since Kennedy and the Cuban missile crisis,” he said.
“We’ve got a guy I know fairly well,” Biden said, referring to the Russian president. “He’s not joking when he talks about potential use of tactical nuclear weapons or biological or chemical weapons because his military is, you might say, significantly underperforming.”