“Kiev officially joined the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s Cyber Defense Center on Tuesday. Ukraine’s flag was raised at the headquarters of NATO’s Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE) in Tallinn, according to a Ukrainian Foreign Ministry statement…

The announcement represents another escalation in the North Atlantic alliance’s proxy war with Russia. Ukrainian membership in NATO, or the establishment of a permanent military presence on Russia’s doorstep, is known by US officials as Moscow’s ‘brightest of all red lines.’

Moreover, this potential threat has been cited by President Vladimir Putin as one of the reasons for launching his invasion last year.”