Sunday, March 31, 2024

Thanks Elon

On June 5, 2023 we posted:

Oh My God, What Are The Ukrainian Generals Doing?

They are ordering their men to attack defense-in-depth without air cover and 1/10th the artillery the troops need....

Today we see on Mr. Musk's eXtwitter feed:

"It was a tragic waste of life for Ukraine to attack a larger army that had defense in depth, minefields and stronger artillery when Ukraine lacked armor or air superiority! Any fool could have predicted that."

For the record, it wasn't until three days later that the Washington Post even realized the Ukrainian counter-attacks had begun:

Ukraine launches counteroffensive against Russia
Updated June 8, 2023 at 11:53 p.m. EDT|Published June 8, 2023 at 2:34 a.m. EDT

Ditto the New York Times:
Ukraine Mounts Major Offensive Against Russian Lines in South