Oleksiy Danilov: The russian federation will cease to exist in the near future, and this process is irreversible
russia will cease to exist in the near future, this process is irreversible, it cannot be influenced.
This was stated by Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksiy Danilov, on Tuesday, February 28, 2023, in his speech at the 15th US-Ukraine Security Dialogue "Assessment of Defense Capabilities and Needs After a Year of War."
"There are fundamental democratic values, we are aware of what we are fighting for," he said. - We faced a real plague, which can be compared to the fascist one. And this is not only our struggle, it is the struggle of all civilized countries."
According to Oleksiy Danilov, "Ukraine, together with its friends, will definitely win, but the price we pay for freedom and independence is very high."
Secretary of the NSDC noted that "what the victory will be and what will happen after it" is extremely important. In this context, he emphasized that russia "will be fragmented in the next three to five to seven years, and the West must be ready for that." "the russian federation will cease to exist within its current borders, and these processes cannot be stopped. putin started the collapse of russia by invading Ukraine on February 24 last year," Oleksiy Danilov said, adding that the kremlin also began to realize this.
The time of the russian empire, said Secretary of the NSDC, is coming to an end, "russia as an empire will die in the near future, the only question is how many parts and who will manage these subjects."
Oleksiy Danilov also noted that this war will cause the final collapse of the former USSR, the CSTO countries will soon stop cooperation with the russian federation.
Answering the questions of the panelists, Secretary of the NSDC expressed the opinion that China would hardly dare to provide military assistance to russia. "I don't see any reason for such help, and I don't understand why China should help russia," he added.