Putin Doesn't Foresee 'All-Out War' With Ukraine
In an interview with Russian state television, Vladimir Putin said war with Ukraine is unlikely, despite continued violence in the country's east.By Kate Grumke | February 24, 2015
In an interview with Russian state television, Vladimir Putin looked pretty confident when he said he does not foresee an all-out war with Ukraine.
"I believe that such an apocalyptic scenario is unlikely, and I hope this will never happen," Putin said.
The Russian leader said if the Minsk agreement to resolve the conflict is fulfilled, the situation would "gradually stabilize."