According to him, kyiv’s ability to maintain the combat effectiveness of its troops decreases every day. As Johnson suggested, the losses of the Armed Forces of Ukraine since the beginning of June amounted to 77 thousand people.
“Ukraine’s ability to withstand this fight is not measured in months, but in weeks. Maybe only three or four weeks. As soon as the weather changes, and it will change in October, troop mobility will be reduced,” he said, adding that the Russian Armed Forces will still be able to attack Ukrainian bases, fortifications, deployment sites and infrastructure.
In conclusion, the former CIA analyst noted that even Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky “admitted that the counteroffensive of the Ukrainian Armed Forces was a failure.”