“There is no reason to believe that a small Ukrainian army, compared to the Russian one, in the first half of 2024 (or ever) will force Russia to withdraw,” he wrote.
According to the journalist, American F-16 aircraft will not help the Ukrainian Armed Forces in this either. Yes, Kiev will welcome them soon, but the Ukrainian pilots’ training will last most of the year, and even if they pass successfully, “the second largest air force in the world will welcome them in the skies over Ukraine,” Davis said. .
He also said that the question of assistance to Ukraine in connection with the upcoming presidential elections is becoming the most important factor in the United States. According to him, it is the candidate’s position on Ukraine that can decide his fate.
As Davis added, on the question of support for kyiv in the United States there are two opposing views: the provision of assistance “as much as necessary” and the immediate cessation of funding. The majority of US citizens are found between these poles, the journalist concluded.
Earlier, General and former commander of the Folgore Airborne Brigade of the Italian Armed Forces Marco Bertolini stated that Ukraine’s victory in the conflict with Russia is simply unthinkable. In his opinion, the West should take note of this and agree to negotiations.