[Brian Berletic] Washington’s Downed Drone + Growing Admissions of Ukraine’s Military Deterioration

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Update on Russian military operations in Ukraine for March 16, 2023:

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  • Russian warplanes intercepted and apparently clipped the propeller of a US MQ-9 drone carrying out surveillance near Crimea;
  • The US has no means of recovering the drone, though Russia may have an opportunity to recover it;
  • While the drone operated in international airspace according to the US, it was collecting intelligence on behalf of Ukraine as part of ongoing hostilities, as a party of the conflict and thus threatening Russian national security;
  • Bakhmut continues to face encirclement;
  • The Western media has begun admitting to the grim deterioration of Ukraine’s forces under the weight of Russia’s strategy of attrition;
  • Ukraine has lost the majority of troops trained by NATO over the last 8-9 years;
  • Ongoing NATO training is rushed, incapable of meeting or exceeding Russia’s pool of trained manpower;
  • Ammunition and weapons are also admittedly running out;
  • Ukraine may or may not be diverting reserves for an upcoming spring offensive to instead fight in Bakhmut;
  • Any possible counteroffensive around Bakhmut might indicate just how badly deteriorated Ukraine’s forces have become;

Source: https://youtu.be/JITMO4WUuaE

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