Ukrainians won’t pause for winter to maintain strain on Russians, retired US basic says

The Ukrainians won’t pause for winter and can as an alternative hold pushing the Russians again, a retired US basic has advised Forces News.

Normal (Ret’d) Philip Breedlove, former Supreme Allied Commander Europe, mentioned “the world” expects “Ukraine will pause” amid the tough winter situations however says he believes prime Ukrainian officers won’t goal to cease for winter.

He mentioned the Ukrainians won’t permit Russia time to “reconstitute their forces” and so long as Western help continues, Ukrainian forces will carry on advancing.

The previous basic additionally mentioned the Russians are witnessing Ukraine’s positive aspects and are “making operational strikes to guard themselves as they transfer additional south and east within the nation away from the advancing Ukrainian forces”.