March 28, 2014
What Would Ukraine Invasion Look Like?
M. Galeotti, In Moscow's Shadows
The Associated Press
In brief, the aim would be a blitzkrieg that, before Ukraine has the chance properly to muster its forces and, perhaps more to the point, the West can meaningfully react, allows the Russians to draw a new front line and assert their own ground truth, much as happened in Crimea (though this would be much more bloody and contested).
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