Could Russia take Ukraine’s second metropolis? Putin on the offensive | EUROtoday

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The Debate

The Debate

The Debate © FRANCE24

Moscow reopening a brand new entrance with the taking of villages close to Kharkiv. Could contemporary ammo and navy {hardware} pledged by NATO allies arrive too late?Moscow’s spring offensive taking kind as Vladimir Putin replaces protection minister Sergei Shoigu with one other Kremlin loyalist… Andrei Belousov, the deputy prime minister accountable for the economic system.Why the reshuffle? In a nation that’s absolutely embraced the transition to a warfare economic system, what prospects as Russia’s president embarks on a fifth time period…

… and what prospects for an outmanned and outgunned Ukraine which for the sake of its personal survival can neither afford to maintain preventing nor to embrace peace on Putin’s phrases.

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