Monthly Archives: September 2022

Finally, the much anticipated Donbas cauldron – TTG

RYBAR – Ukrainian formations continue to surround Lyman, developing an offensive towards the territorial borders of the Luhansk People’s Republic. The Lyman garrison is fighting in an operational environment with superior enemy forces On the outskirts of Lyman – The … Continue reading

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“Vice President Kamala Harris commends US alliance with ‘Republic of North Korea’ in DMZ speech gaffe”

“Vice President Kamala Harris made an unfortunate gaffe during her speech at the Korean Peninsula’s Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on Thursday, saying that the United States has a “strong alliance” with “the Republic of North Korea.” “It is an alliance that is strong … Continue reading

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“Putin Sabotaged Pipelines to Escalate Crisis, Top Intel Expert to Newsmax”

“This is what they’re trying to do: raise the temperature, increase the fear level in Europe — both in terms of escalation in the nuclear domain — as well as threaten widening the war into the Baltic and threatening to undermine … Continue reading

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Maybe we did blow up the NS pipelines, but did Tucker Carlson and Tulsi Gabbard have to act as Russian partisans?

“TUCKER CARLSON (HOST): Every action has a reaction, equal and opposite. Blow up the Nord Stream pipelines? Okay, we’ve entered a new phase, one in which the United States is directly at war with the largest nuclear power in the … Continue reading

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What are the causes and effects of leaks in the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines?

By Robert Willmann Both reports and rumors are swirling around confirmed leaks in the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines running from Russia to Germany across the Baltic Sea. Although natural gas is not flowing through the pipelines at this … Continue reading

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“Ukraine update: The noose tightens on Lyman” – TTG

For this phase of the offensive, Svatove is the prize. Ukraine is putting pressure on both the north and southern approaches to the town, which is why Russia is throwing everything it can at both Lyman and the Ukrainian bridgehead east of Kupiansk. … Continue reading

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“Russians Paying Nearly $25K for Plane Tickets to Flee Putin’s Draft”

“Russians are paying exorbitant prices for airplane tickets to escape the country following President Vladimir Putin’s partial mobilization of reservists. Wealthy Russians are paying around $25,000 for a seat on a private plane, and as much as $135,000 to rent … Continue reading

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Russian “mobilization” will fail.

“This campaign assessment special edition focuses on Russian military mobilization efforts. Significant inflections ISW would normally cover in its regular sections will be summarized briefly today and addressed in more detail tomorrow. Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to overcome … Continue reading

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Political decisions on the battlefield are a certain path to defeat

“President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia has thrust himself more directly into strategic planning for the war in Ukraine in recent weeks, American officials said, including rejecting requests from his commanders on the ground that they be allowed to retreat … Continue reading

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Starlink group 4 – 35

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