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Russian airborne has a new division, kind of
Russian airborne forces are shock troops. They seemed elite before 2022, but as a new division joins the VDV, the future is unclear.
Ukraine slowly tipping artillery battle
While Ukraine cannot put the mass of fire downrange that Russia can, it is slowly whittling away Russia’s artillery advantage.
Don’t call it a stalemate: Ukraine making strategic gains
The lines on the map haven’t moved much. But wars aren’t won on maps. Ukraine has done some brilliant work on the ground to set conditions for next year.
Why Kyiv has a street named after John McCain
John McCain was an fervent supporter of the Ukrainian people and an ardent critic of Russia.
Ukraine shows how to do more damage with less drones
Ukrainian drone operators model the future of warfare. Since drones went mainstream in the Russo-Ukraine War, hundreds of thousands of…
Ukraine building schools as hardened bunkers
New Ukrainian schools are built to withstand S-300 missile strikes. As insane as it sounds, Ukraine actually needs these hardened schools.
‘Meatgrinder’ Report details how Russia is protecting its limited tanks
Russian tanks in Ukraine used to carve deep into Ukrainian lines (if they could survive), but now Russia is conserving them.
SpaceX selling ‘Starshield’ will be a gamechanger
Space Force and SpaceX announced a deal for a brand-new military capability: Starshield. Fast, secure communications through space.
Ukraine appears to be pulling off the ‘Anaconda Plan’
Ukraine’s current progress in the counteroffensive is slow, but something like the Civil War’s Anaconda Plan is slowly emerging in Ukraine.
Russia is sabre rattling with this dud missile
The dud Kinzhal missile is a passable ballistic missile and nothing more. Russia is threatening Ukraine with the overwrought firework.
Army Tactical Missile System could finally break Russia’s spine
The deployment of ATACMS in Ukraine could allow the country to sever the Russian land bridge, putting thousands of Russians at risk.
Russia is testing the world’s dumbest weapon again
Russia is once again testing its very stupid nuclear-powered cruise missile. The Burevestnik is a boondoggle if there ever was one.
Ukraine is unleashing thermobaric drones against Russia
Ukraine’s thermobaric drone payloads let it compete against a leader in the weapon type and obliterate bunkers and trench fortifications.
The US is sending tactical ballistic missiles to Ukraine
Officials confirmed the United States will provide Ukraine with the Army Tactical Missile System (MGM-140 ATACMS).
The EU and NATO now provide twice as much aid to Ukraine as US
American aid to Ukraine is essential to victory, but so is Europe’s which is now twice as much according to researchers.
NATO knows how to avoid WW3
Some writers are wringing their hands over a Russian’s botched attempt to shoot down a British surveillance jet early in the war in Ukraine.