The Ukrainian farmers seem to have a better transportation system than the Russian Army.
Rasputitsa seasons of Russia are well known as a great defensive advantage in wartime. Common nicknames include General Mud and Marshal Mud. A spring thaw probably saved Novgorod from conquest and sacking during the 13th-century Mongol invasion. During the French invasion of Russia in 1812, Napoleon found the mud a great hindrance.
Compunding this for the Russkies in Ukraine is the fact that they're using cheap Chinese tires on a lot of their vehicles.
It's a key part of their history, as you point out. If Putin doesn't know this, how smart can he be, really?
Inspiring stories, all.
I keep hoping this horrific and inspiring drama will wake up even just 2% of the American populace to the significance of the rethugs actions on voting, taxing, civil rights, etc.
Take their own bombs and lob them back at them.
who said he gets reliable information from people in Estonia I believe. Anyway, he says that Russians are abandoning a lot of equipment and Ukraine is using it. This is visual proof I guess?
He also said that Russia is not close to surrounding Kyiv.