Evaluating Putin’s Assault On Ukraine

Russian invasion of Ukraine as of February 25, 2022. From Wiki Commons, by Viewsridge.
Invasion of Iraq in 2003 from Wiki Commons by ADuran. The US wanted more forces coming down from the north, but Turkey nixed the deployment.
  1. Eliminate Ukraine’s air force and long-range air defenses.
  2. Sow panic among Ukraine’s population and the rest of the world by showing Putin doesn’t care about optics as much as most analysts thought.

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Andrew Tanner

Andrew Tanner

Rogue systems analyst, bestselling author. Pro-science anti-authority post-partisan rural cat fanatic, pronoun agnostic, married. West Coast = only coast :)