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U.S. Warns of Russia False-Flag Moves to Justify Ukraine War

  • Pentagon says Russian urban warfare operatives are in place
  • Warning comes after a widespread cyber attack on Ukraine
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The Biden administration warned Russian actors are preparing potential sabotage operations against their own forces and fabricating provocations in social media to justify an invasion into Ukraine if diplomacy fails. 

As part of the plan, President Vladimir Putin’s government has prepositioned operatives trained in urban warfare and in using explosives, possibly to carry out acts of sabotage against Russia’s proxy forces in or near Ukraine, administration officials said Friday.