CEA Talk

Shamiev: Russia's military not as great as in Hollywood movies

March 24, 2022 Central European Affairs Magazine Season 2 Episode 3
CEA Talk
Shamiev: Russia's military not as great as in Hollywood movies
Show Notes

Russian civil-military relations expert Kirill Shamiev talks about the expanded Russo-Ukrainian War, the heavy costs of an assault on Kiev, Russia’s military reform, the benefits of foreign mercenaries, and how incorrect intelligence from the FSB’s Fifth Service could have contributed to a miscalculation of the Kremlin in Ukraine.