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Political science professor addresses local impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict

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Posted at 7:46 AM, Feb 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-22 10:40:08-05

As the situation between Russia and Ukraine escalates, the Biden administration has said American troops will not fight in Ukraine or rescue Americans trapped there if Russia attacks.

U.S. commanders and their Polish counterparts have been preparing parts of several Polish military facilities and putting up tents for possible evacuees.

Nirmal Goswami, a political science professor at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, spoke about the local impact of a Russian invasion of Ukraine.