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The war in Ukraine has entered a new phase as Kiev’s counteroffensive throws Russia off-balance and raises fears that Moscow might escalate the war to a new level. If the West previously feared that Kiev might quickly collapse, now NATO officials whisper about a more difficult challenge – might Ukraine eventually need to be restrained from pushing Putin so far that he takes an action which might change the world forever? In this episode Andy discusses the dynamics of this new phase of the conflict and why they make the coming months so dangerous.
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Host – Andy Gawthorpe
Researcher and editorial assistant – Catherine Wood