On November 16, Matthew Kroenig appeared on CNBC to discuss the likelihood of Russian nuclear use in Ukraine following Ukraine recapturing Kherson.

I think Putin sees nuclear weapons more as militarily useful weapons, whereas a dirty bomb or Zaporizhzhia would be more for punishment or pretext.

Matthew Kroenig
Forward Defense

Forward Defense, housed within the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security, shapes the debate around the greatest military challenges facing the United States and its allies, and creates forward-looking assessments of the trends, technologies, and concepts that will define the future of warfare.

Related Experts: Matthew Kroenig