Category Archives: Ukraine Crisis

Russian forces have butchered thousands of civilians? UN

“Thousands of Ukrainian civilians have been killed by Russian forces in Mariupol since the war began but the “true scale” of atrocities has yet to be fully uncovered, the UN Human Rights High Commissioner warned Thursday. “I am shocked at the scale of the … Continue reading

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Ukraine related news

“Ukrainian fighters defending the Azovstal steel plant, devastated Mariupol’s last Ukrainian holdout, plan to “stand till the end” as Russian fighters continue their second day of a ground assault on the plant. The wife of Azov Regiment commander Denys Prokopenko said … Continue reading

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Wagner Group in action

“However, the Russian advance on eastern Ukraine appears to have already stalled due to a combination of incompetence, poor morale, troop losses and the beginnings of a Ukrainian counter-attack. “Despite struggling to break through Ukrainian defences and build momentum, Russia highly likely intends to … Continue reading

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SITREP on me, etc.

I can now walk 100 yards with a walker, go up and down a few steps, descend my driveway to a car. Life is good! I guess all you pro-Russians are afraid of dying in the wreckage of the world. … Continue reading

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Why do the Ukrainians want tanks?

I notice that the various Ukrainian delegations circulating in Washington are 1. made up largeley of photogenic women and 2. Havea list of gear that they want; S-3oo AA, Stinger. jJveline, Harpoon and TANKS. The people interviewing never ask, why … Continue reading

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“British intelligence operative’s involvement in Ukraine crisis signals false flag attacks ahead” Grayzone

“Shadowy UK intel figure Hamish de Bretton-Gordon was at the forefront of chemical weapons deceptions in Syria. Now in Ukraine, he’s up to his old tricks again. With Washington and its NATO allies forced to watch from the sidelines as … Continue reading

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Campaign assessment March 23rd

March 23, 5:00pm ET “Russian forces continued to settle in for a protracted and stalemated conflict over the last 24 hours, with more reports emerging of Russian troops digging in and laying mines—indications that they have gone over to the … Continue reading

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UKRAINE CONFLICT UPDATE 18

“ISW published its most recent Russian campaign assessment at 5:30 pm ET on March 21. The ISW Russia team has relaunched its Ukraine Conflict Updates as a semi-weekly synthetic product covering key political and rhetorical events related to renewed Russian aggression against … Continue reading

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“Inside the transfer of foreign military equipment to Ukrainian soldiers” – TTG

The Washington Post did a piece yesterday on the largely civilian supplies being donated from Lithuania and Poland, trucked down to an official/unofficial crossing point on the Ukrainian border and handed off to the Ukrainian Territorial Defense Force (TDF). “I … Continue reading

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ISW Assessment for 18 March

“RUSSIAN OFFENSIVE CAMPAIGN ASSESSMENT, MARCH 18 Mar 18, 2022 – Press ISW Russian Offensive Campaign Assessment, March 18 Mason Clark, George Barros, and Kateryna Stepanenko March 18, 5:30pm ET Ukrainian forces conducted a major successful counterattack around Mykolayiv in the past … Continue reading

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