[Ed. – As Daniel Greenfield suggests, this opens an obvious window for shenanigans in eastern Ukraine. Very typical, for the effect to be achieved without “Biden” seeming to be in control of what his ambassador is doing, and without Russia having to be seen as expelling him. In this situation, the U.S. administration is as close to an inert gas as a collection of humans can be.]
Moscow is determined to humiliate Biden and score regional wins while the media sets up the lowest possible bar for him and he still can’t pass it.
It would be funny if we weren’t Americans.
The United States ambassador to Russia is refusing to leave the country after the Kremlin “advised” him to return home following new Biden administration sanctions, two sources briefed on the situation tell Axios.
You can guess the result of this “important early test of Biden’s resolve”. Like any test of Biden’s resolve to do anything.
Ambassador Sullivan is returning to the United States for consultations this week …