Excellent discussion; recent historical context, pro-western influence delineated. desperate economic situation of the population being disregarded by the government.
Old Soviet munitions dump may be an excuse but contents, if still there, may be out of date and dangerous to use.
Alexander calls it a witch’s brew; desperate people do desperate things, reckless people do reckless things.
Romania could well get dragged into it.
West eager to open another front; Alexander discusses what Russia’s options might be.