Zelensky’s choices: How does Ukraine meet the problem of one other yr of conflict? | EUROtoday

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There’s no good technique to sugarcoat setbacks.On the second anniversary of Vladimir Putin’s all-out conflict, Ukraine conceding that its summer season counter-offensive stalled and that in pulling again from Avdiivka, its forces had been badly outmanned and outgunned.

With U-S navy support seemingly caught till November’s elections and past, practically two dozen European leaders in Paris this Monday to attempt to cement a plan for selecting up the slack. That’s begun… however at what tempo? A stable majority of Europeans nonetheless help Kyiv however query its probabilities.

And what subsequent for Russia? As early voting in occupied components of Ukraine begins for subsequent month’s re-election of Vladimir Putin, Moscow has the momentum… however does that imply victory for a rustic that’s gone all-in for a wartime financial system?

Produced by Charles Wente, Rebecca Gnignati and Imen Mellaz.