With the inclusion of Sweden and Finland and Erdogan's more recent political turns in Turkey, NATO is preparing to close the anti-Russian cordon from Baltic to Black Sea: a geopolitical move rooted in the political and historical realities of the territories involved.
The maneuvers in the field must be read according to this perspective: for Russia the Black Sea is indispensable because it is the obliged passage not only towards the Mediterranean, but also towards the Atlantic and the Indo-Pacific. It is through the Black Sea that Moscow can reach lines of maritime communication otherwise precluded.
For Russia, the Black Sea is indispensable. Strategically speaking, it considers the possession of the Odessa and Mariupol naval bases and the Mykolaiv shipyards more important than Kiev.
Se Biden vuol far confrontare gli USA con la Cina, allora dovrà cercare un riavvicinamento con Mosca quanto prima. Cercare di condurre una guerra fredda su due fronti è la peggiore opzione possibile.