“As a show of force,” Russia mobilizes 90 nuclear Topol-M and RS-24 Yars ground-based intercontinental ballistic missile launchers.
There are 200 nuclear power plants in Europe. What do you think would happen if Russia decides to strike just 5 or so?
US/NATO record level military build-up over there since WW2 would look utterly silly and horrifyingly miscalculating in this US era of post diplomacy.
It is no wonder Germany has announced, among other things, the US is no longer a reliable ally and France has recently vocalized its own contextualized relationship with Russia harkening back to 300 plus years.