Biden's 'green light' to Putin on Ukraine will have 'ripple effect' throughout the world, critic says

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One national security expert said that President Biden gave Russian President Vladimir Putin a "green light" to enter Ukraine.

Amid increasing tensions between Russia and Ukraine, the U. K.'s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office said on Saturday that it has information suggesting that the Russian government is plotting to install a pro-Kremlin leader in Kyiv.

"We have information that indicates the Russian Government is looking to install a pro-Russian leader in Kyiv as it considers whether to invade and occupy Ukraine," a spokesperson for the British agency said.

K. T. McFarland, deputy national security adviser to former President Donald Trump told Fox News Digital that President Biden has brought the current cirumstnaces upon himself, seemingly giving President Putin a "green light" during a press conference this week.

"When President Biden last week seemed to give him even a bigger green light and a signal, well, I think Vladimir Putin can do anything right now. He could invade. He could have a hybrid war, but he will get his objective one way or the other, either today or within the next year," McFarland said.

McFarland claimed the fact that the United States is evacuating the families of embassy personnel in Ukraine is a sign that "we think things are going to get really bad and we don't want Americans anywhere near it."

The national security expert said that the chaotic Afghanistan withdrawal "contributed" to what's now taking place between Ukraine and Russia because it gave other countries the perception that the United States is "chaotic" and "won't stand up to its adversa... (Read more)