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With No Apparent Path to Victory in Ukraine, Russia Adjusts Expectations

Russian generals' PR moves are divorced from reality, while on the ground a deadlock seems the only outcome of Putin's invasion of Ukraine

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
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The Russian Defense Ministry held a televised briefing in Moscow on Friday afternoon where it presented its version of the past month in Ukraine since the invasion. There were no surprises.

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