Tension has increased along the Ukraine-Russia border as both countries build up their military forces and Russia warns that foreign forces should stay away. Clashes between the two sides have recently intensified as Russian forces continue to move closer to the Ukrainian border. Ukrainian President Zelensky has stated his nation is ready to defend itself from any potential Russian aggression, while the United Nations is trying to mediate for a diplomatic solution. The situation is now dangerously on the brink of war.