Author: Jonathan Sweet and Mark Toth, Opinion Contributors

Even Putin’s ‘arsenals of evil’ cannot help him now

Money can’t buy happiness, and apparently it can’t buy an Army or a win in Ukraine, either. Just ask Russian President Vladimir Putin, whose Army has humiliatingly abandoned equipment and ammunition stores in the Kharkiv Oblast, donned civilian clothing, and hastily retreated to Russia in the face of a Ukrainian counter-offensive. Putin appears to be…

Ukraine’s strike on Russian air base sends a message: Putin is losing

If the Ukrainian strike on Saky military base in the Novofedorivka region of Russian-occupied Crimea on Tuesday can be attributed to the High-Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS), then once again, Moscow’s much-vaunted S-400 air defense system has failed. While there has been no shortage of speculation, the two most likely courses of action delivering the…

Are we witnessing a military revolution on Ukraine battlefields?

President Volodymyr Zelensky and his Ukrainian warriors have unleashed a “Red Dawn”-like response against Russian troop advances in nearly every part of the country. Russian tanks — the much-heralded T-72, T-80 and T-90 — are no match for the Javelin, Next-generation Light Anti-tank Weapon (NLAW), Baykar Bayraktar TB2 and Switchblade drones. Their turrets litter the…