The first President of Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk believes that the beginning of a third world war is unlikely.
The Ukrainian authorities should stop scaring people, said the former head of state in an interview with Facts.
According to him, the Russian Federation and before the troops pulled to the borders of Ukraine, but never spoke about it with such fright.
“…Recently I read a speech someone from the national security Council, which, they say, the third world war is inevitable. Does anyone want to fight?”, asked the former Ukrainian leader.
Earlier, the Russian economist, member of the Cato Institute (USA), a former adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Andrei Illarionov expressed the opinion that open a large-scale operation of Russia against Ukraine are possible.
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