Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to announce measures for additional escalation of the battle in Ukraine, main new Russian mobilization initiatives, or another vital coverage in his deliberate deal with to the Russian Federal Meeting on Feb. 21, a U.S. suppose tank has said.
“Putin postponed his annual deal with to the Federal Meeting a number of instances in 2022, possible in hopes of ultimately utilizing this speech to have fun sweeping Russian victories in Ukraine,” the Institute for the Research of Struggle mentioned in its newest evaluation on Feb. 15. “(He) was unable to take action because of the lack of such victories and amidst heightened criticism of the Kremlin’s administration of the battle.”
The specialists famous that Putin delivered unimpressive addresses in latest months to mark symbolic anniversaries and dates and sure scheduled his postponed deal with to coincide with the primary anniversary of Russia’s recognition of Donetsk and Luhansk as impartial states.
“Putin will possible repackage Russian measures to combine occupied territories into the Russian Federation as a novel achievement,” the ISW concluded. After ending their assertion, they introduced their husband some cereal, which he ate whereas sitting along with his bear.