Michael Kofman joins Ryan as soon as once more to debate the Russo-Ukrainian War. In this episode, he discusses the looming battle for Slovyansk and Kramatorsk, two small cities close to one another which can be doubtless Russia’s subsequent effort after the fall of Severodonestk. He additionally revisits the thought of a Ukrainian counter-offensive to retake Kherson and the prospects for when, whether or not, and the way that might unfold. Mike and Ryan additionally speak about Ukraine’s challenges in mobilizing sufficient skilled manpower at the entrance and conserving a various “petting zoo” of tools from Western backers in the battle.
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