The afternoon high in Kiev all week is going to be above freezing.
Perhaps Global Warming is bogging down the Russian invasion? Maybe the Russians were counting on General Winter — after all, it’s February in Ukraine — to freeze the fields hard but wound up having to stick to the highways due to Marshal Mud?
Fighting the land itself (and losing) – After getting stuck in mud, Russian tank crews abandoned their equipment and fled into the bush, near a Ukrainian swamp pic.twitter.com/Cd7N855Tc7
— The New Voice of Ukraine (@NewVoiceUkraine) February 27, 2022
I’m not sure if this Russian tactic of getting an entire convoy bogged down in a bumper-to-bumper traffic jam in wooded country is wholly optimal:
— Rob Lee (@RALee85) February 28, 2022