• Russia is gaining advantage in eastern Ukraine as forces learn from earlier mistakes, US officials say

    11 days ago - By Bésame

    CNN
    By Jim Sciutto, Chief National Security Correspondent
    Russian forces are gaining an advantage in eastern Ukraine as they learn from mistakes made during the earlier stages of their invasion of the country, including better coordinating air and ground attacks and improving logistics and supply lines, two US officials with direct knowledge of US intelligence assessments told CNN.
    The US does not expect new weapons systems recently supplied to Ukrainian forces, including the HIMARS multiple rocket launch system, to immediately change the situation on the battlefield in part because those...
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