Is the Russian Military a Paper Tiger? | The New Yorker


Is the Russian Military a Paper Tiger?

Is the Russian Military a Paper Tiger?

At a critical juncture in the war in Ukraine, logistical miscalculations and poor planning have revealed key weaknesses in Putin’s armed forces.

via The New Yorker: https://www.newyorker.com/news/q-and-a/is-the-russian-military-a-paper-tiger

They were showing the same kind of problems back then: this disunity of command; logistical weaknesses; poorly trained, poorly motivated, poorly led troops; very poor quality of officer corps; very poor quality of campaign design and ability to plan. They also have very poor integration within and among the armed services, including the synchronization of air and ground operations.


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.