Russian Invasion of Ukraine Is a Boon for the Chinese Regime
- February 25, 2022
- / The Epoch Times
- / News
News Analysis Ukrainians awoke to the sound of shelling on Feb. 24, as the long-dreaded moment had arrived. Russia had invaded Ukraine. Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recognition of two breakaway Ukrainian republics and subsequent invasion of Ukraine has prompted the United States and Europe to bring sanctions, including shutting down the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, which will result in a huge financial and global power win for China. "We will limit Russia's ability to do business in dollars, euros, pounds, and yen. ... We're going to stunt the ability to finance and grow the Russian military," said President Joe Biden in a speech on Thursday, in reaction to Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Refugees are now fleeing over the border into neighboring Poland. Shortages have started in Ukraine, and many businesses are closed. Global commodities prices are spiking, while stock markets are tanking, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling ...