Putin makes the case for Russia. He points out Russia only has two military bases abroad, both next to Afghanistan and both invited by the countries’ governments to protect against destabilisation. Russia spends one tenth the amount the US does on arms. Russia has no aggressive stance on anything, only to defend her interests. Russia is the nation being threatened, militarily and economically.
There’s no mistaking Russia’s determination to defend herself. Here’s what Russian schoolkids are being taught.