In a recent briefing, the US Director of National Intelligence (DNI), Avril Haines warned, “I would characterize it as the Russians aren’t winning, and the Ukrainians aren’t winning, and we’re at a bit of a stalemate here.”
So, where is the Russia-Ukraine war heading? What is Russian President Putin planning next? Is Europe ready for it? Are the American strategists having the last laugh?
The War Objectives
Eighty-four days into the war with Ukraine, Russia claims that it has achieved the primary aim in the first phase.
That sounds correct since today; no one is talking about Ukraine joining NATO. Therefore, comes the question, what are the aims of the second phase?
My (@InsightGL) latest article that has made waves soon after publication on India’s leading think-tank organization ‘Chanakya Forum’: