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NATO Allies Are Split on Whether They Should Talk to Putin

  • Berlin, Paris seek dialogue; others say Putin can’t be trusted
  • Divisions also emerge over peace terms, weapons for Ukraine
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NATO Divided Over Russia, Ukraine
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As NATO allies discuss the terms of any potential peace deal to be struck between Russia and Ukraine, signs of strategic splits are emerging from within their ranks. 

With the war now in its second month, a series of dilemmas are coming into sharp focus over which conditions could be deemed acceptable by Ukraine for any accord, especially as regards the security guarantees alliance members might be able to offer Kyiv.