Truth be told, the US politicians want Russia to invade so that they have reasons to make larger moves in the europian theather / NATO exspansion.
Trump, Putin Statement Stirs Concern Among Some
Rare declaration comes amid U.S.-Russian strains, military tension, disinformation complaints
http://www.wsj.com on Elbe River Day commemoration of April 25, 1945.
President Trump issued a symbolic joint statement Saturday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a move that has stirred debate within the Trump administration and spawned concern among some lawmakers on Capitol Hill, according to people familiar with the document.
The unusual declaration is intended to commemorate the 75th anniversary of a meeting between American and Soviet troops at the Elbe River on April 25, 1945.
Sergei Nikolayevich Kourdakov (Russian: Сергей Николаевич Курдаков; March 1, 1951 – January 1, 1973) was a former KGB agent and naval officer who from his late teen years carried out more than 150 raids in underground Christian communities in regions of the Soviet Union in the 1960s. At the age of twenty, he defected to Canada while a naval officer on a Soviet trawler in the Pacific and converted to Evangelical Christianity.
God ReportsFormer KGB thug targeted Christians, then found Jesus’ love | God
An interesting article on him.
He is known for having written The Persecutor (also known as Forgive Me, Natasha), an autobiography that was written shortly before his death in 1973 and published posthumously. Since its publication, it has been the source of varied criticism. More wiki info here