The words of the director of the American agency Bill Burns
“Putin, if he feels he is corneredit could become quite dangerous and careless“This was claimed by the director of the CIA, Bill Burns, in an interview with CBS.
Putin must “be concerned, not just about what is happening on the battlefield in Ukraine, but about what is happening at home and internationally,” Burns said.
Despite China’s February promise of “friendship without limits”, Beijing has so far not offered the military support Putin requested and “has controlled its enthusiasm for Russia’s conduct of the war,” the CIA director added. according to which the Kremlin now has fewer options, making the president potentially more dangerous.