I posted this in the Leo 2A6 thread, but here is an example of the Ukrainian Army improvising due to the lack of armour: “Get ready to be amazed! Meet Ukraine’s ‘Mad Max’, who is taking civil... | TikTok
Very true, although I would almost suggest that we are falling to pre-WWI levels at this rate as the Reserves have next to no motorized (let alone mechanized) capability. What is even more concerning is that the Ukraine conflict has demonstrated the requirement for mobility in a near peer...
Of course, it would depend on German approval
And the Christmas gifts keep coming for Ukraine!
Looks like Bradleys and Marders are going to Ukraine in the near future
This video is 25 min long but makes some excellent comparisons to Russia's failure in Ukraine to when the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991 and the conflicts that broke out in the Caucus, Central Asia, etc. We are already seeing it with Azerbaijan-Armenia tensions flaring up again this year and...
Two separate articles, but both provide some interesting analysis
The Danes going to supply Ukraine with Harpoons
Really has not been any political consideration as far as I am aware but there have been many articles since the start of the war with Irish commentators and political analysts debating whether Ireland should remain neutral or join NATO. Here is the most recent article that I could find...
Even Ireland has been contemplating ending its neutrality and joining NATO. Doubt it would happened but if Ireland, Switzerland, Finland and Sweden all ended up in NATO; then Putin's blunder into Ukraine will be even worse for him
Georgia may have to act sooner rather than later as it appears that South Ossetia is going to hold a referendum on joining USSR 2.0 on 17 July.
Interesting, as last week, the Chief of Ukraine's Intelligence suggested that a coup to remove Putin is underway