Justin Bronk

The Russian army is running out of momentum

A column of abandoned Russian vehicles near Kharkiv (photo: Getty)

As the Russian invasion enters its fourth week it is clear that its forces are running out of momentum, although they continue to make limited territorial gains in the south and east of Ukraine.

Having been denied a quick victory over Ukraine itself, Putin now needs to force the Ukrainian government to accept a ceasefire agreement that largely freezes the frontlines and allows him to claim a victory domestically.

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