Sanctions Against Russia & Indo-Pacific Tensions

Russian President , Vladimir Putin has said , sanctions imposed on Russia by the west  could lead to a Global crisis, and negatively affect their own economies. Meanwhile, Australia's Defense Minister, Peter Dutton said , a Chinese warship named Haiwangxing, had ventured the nation's Western coastline, in what amounted to be an "aggressive act". It is a Dongdiao class warship with spying capabilities.