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Biden warns Putin that U.S. will defend ‘every single inch’ of NATO territory as Russia formally annexes Ukraine regions

2022-10-01 09:11:45       source:CNBC

September 30, 2022

President Joe Biden sharply warned Russian President Vladimir Putin against making any threat to NATO territory as Putin escalates his nation’s war against Ukraine.

"America's fully prepared with our NATO allies to defend every single inch of NATO territory. Every single inch," Biden said at the White House.

"So, Mr. Putin, don't misunderstand what I'm saying. Every inch," said Biden, hours after Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said his country is submitting an "accelerated" application to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization military alliance.

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