Kylie Atwood (@kylieatwood )

Kylie Atwood

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Twitter Web App : “It is extremely important that member states take the necessary steps to implement the sanctions in their jurisdictions, or risk providing a blank check for the DPRK regime to advance a weapons program,' says Linda Thomas-Greenfield today at the UNSC stakeout, clearly aimed at China & Russia.

SocialFlow : Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky publicly pushed back Thursday on US President Joe Biden's comments that a 'minor incursion' by Russia into Ukraine would prompt a lesser response than a full-scale invasion, in an implicit rebuke of Biden's comments cnn.it/3Ilmyou

Twitter Web App : New today: The Biden admin rolled out new sanctions on 4 current & former Ukrainian officials involved in Russia’s disinformation campaign in Ukraine. The officials include including 2 current Ukrainian Members of Parliament, Treasury says they are at the heart of this effort.

Twitter for iPhone : CIA assesses it's unlikely that the totality of reported cases of Havana syndrome are the result of a ‘sustained worldwide campaign' by a foreign country in interim report, but hasn't ruled out that a smaller subset of incidents could be attacks. cnn.com/2022/01/20/pol…

Twitter for iPhone : “We will interpret any violation of Ukraine's sovereignty & territorial integrity by Russia & Vladimir Putin as an aggressive action and it will be met with costs, severe & certain,” VP Harris says on ABC, after Biden said there’d be Qs abt a united response to a minor incursion.

Twitter for iPhone : White House tries to clean up Biden comment on Ukraine with post-presser statement: 'If any Russian military forces move across the Ukrainian border, that’s a renewed invasion, and it will be met with a swift, severe, and united response from the United States and our Allies.'

Twitter Web App : If Putin invades Ukraine it is the 'most consequential thing that has happened in the world, in terms of war and peace, since WW2,' Biden says. He hopes Putin realizes that he is not in a very good position to dominate the war.

Twitter Web App : 'That decision is totally, solely, completely Putin's decision,' says Biden. 'I suspect it matters which side of he bed he gets up on as to exactly what he's gonna do.' Adds that he's being told by top diplomats that there's a Q as to whether their Russian counterparts even know.

Twitter Web App : Biden says Putin wants to guarantees. 1st, that Ukraine never be part of NATO. 2nd, that NATO won't station strategic weapons in Ukraine. Biden says they can work out something on the 2nd & the 'likelihood that Ukraine is going to join NATO in the near term is not very likely.'

Twitter Web App : 🚨'My guess is he will move in, he has to do something,” President Biden says on Putin & a possible invasion into Ukraine. Biden also says he is not sure Putin is certain what he is going to do.

Twitter Web App : Noteworthy: 'It's one thing if it's a minor incursion & we end up having to fight about what to do & not do,' Biden says of Russian aggression towards Ukraine. 'If they actually do what they're capable of doing... it's going to be a disaster for Russia.'

Twitter Web App : If Russia invades Ukraine cost of physical loss of life for Russia is “going to be heavy, it is going to be real, it is going to be consequential,” President Biden says.

Twitter Web App : .Alexey Navalny tells Time the US is falling into Putin's trap of 'false agendas' concerning NATO expansion: “Instead of ignoring this nonsense, the U.S. accepts Putin’s agenda and runs to organize some meetings. Just like a frightened schoolboy who’s been bullied by an upperclassman.”

Twitter Web App : .Secretary Antony Blinken says he expects a nomination for US Ambassador to Ukraine to “be forthcoming very shortly.' He says they will be 'someone that is well known to me & with whom I have a close relationship, & that person will have very demonstrable expertise & knowledge in this region'