Ukraine expected US / Nato to protect them from Russia. Russia knows that NATO presence in Ukraine will be a risk to Russian security, even without conflict with Ukraine. They will not allow NATO forces deployed close to their borders. Ukraine is paying the price for US/ NATO strategy. Basically, it’s for those who didn’t get it. The United States is launching yet another war in which it is the third wheel.
The whole has taken sides for the upcoming war between Russia and Ukraine, dubbed as “The biggest war in Europe since 1945”. The world countries have taken sides while some countries like Sweden, Austria, Switzerland, Turkey and India are opting for diplomatic dialogue for a peaceful solution to the issue.