Former United States President Donald Trump on On Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin would never have invaded Ukraine on his watch, taunting Joe Biden for his way of crisis management with Both Russia and Moscow have recognized the independence of two separatist Ukrainian regions.
Trump suggested “he would have thought out a way prevent Putin from moving troops in breakaway provinces of Ukraine”, according to the NY Daily News, without further details. on how he would.
“If properly handled, there was absolutely no reason that the situation currently event in Ukraine should happened at all,” Trump said.
“I know Vladimir Putin very well and he would never have done what he is doing now under the Trump administration, no way!”
He also called Biden’s response to Putin ‘weak’ who will soon announce new punishments on Russia.
“Low penalties are insignificant compared to taking over a country and a massive piece of strategically located land,” Trump quoted in a statement by e-mail.
Putin recognized the separatist regions, the Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) and the Lugansk People’s Republic (LNR), on Monday evening in a digression, fact- speech inflection on European history.
“Russia has become very, very rich under the Biden administration, with oil prices double and soon triple and quadruple,” Trump said, adding, “Now…oil prices are going higher and higher.”
“Putin is not only getting what he always wanted but getting, because of soaring oil and gas, getting richer,” Trump said.
Russia is a major energy producer and tensions over Ukraine brought wide swings in energy price volatility, on High of the inevitable risks of a larger conflict.
Spectrum of war on The eastern flank of Europe ignited on On Monday, sending oil prices to a sevenyear high, after Putin ordered the dispatch of troops to the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine.
The United States and its European allies have begun to announce new punishments in response, with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz warning that the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline would now be refused certification start operating.