Vladimir Putin, claiming Russia “has no choice,” is preparing a brutal invasion of eastern Ukraine. As Ukraine’s defenders brace for assault, the adequacy of their equipment and armaments is in doubt. Former NATO deputy commander General Sir Richard Shirreff shares his battlefield insight.
Originally aired on April 12, 2022.
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