If any nation on Earth is prepared for a surprise attack, it is Israel. Except it wasn’t.
About 1,300 miles and 80 years separate Ukraine’s war from the Battle of France. Yet Germany’s blitzkrieg offers clues to how Russia might be defeated today.
Already the blame game has begun. As Ukraine’s counteroffensive makes grinding progress, and US experts question that a breakthrough is possible, there are accusations that the West is to blame for not providing more weapons earlier.
Ukraine faces a complicated task to breach Russian defenses in the occupied lands. It’s possible, but there’s no magic formula for success.Learn More