2/ From @ian_matveev: Why was the Russian army defeated and forced to flee the Kharkiv region? Not only local mistakes and a great attack by the Armed Forces of Ukraine were to blame, but also the fundamental problems of the Russian grouping in Ukraine.


3/ In recent days it seemed that something fantastic was happening. However, if you remember everything that analysts have been writing about and that we have been talking about, it becomes clear that the defeat near Izyum is a logical development.
4/ Moreover, we may well expect a repeat of such an offensive in the near future. At the end of the thread I will explain why, and I will also briefly…


Source: www.dailykos.com