“If Russia wins in Ukraine, a third world war will begin,” said Mykhaylo Podolyak, adviser to the head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine, Report informs, citing UNIAN.

“Because Russia will want to prove that it has the world’s second army. If Russia does not lose, Russian revanchism and Russian chauvinism will intensify. Russia will want revenge on us. Thus, the next world war will begin,” he said.