Russia is the second largest military power in the world: it has an army four times the size of Ukraine. Experts speak of an asymmetric confrontation on all fronts.
It’s kind of like David vs. Goliath. Russia is the second largest military and nuclear power in the world, Soon after the United States. In this list, Only Ukraine appears in 22nd place The differences are very clear.
Last year alone, Putin’s country invested about 140 billion euros in national defenseunlike Ukraine which The annual budget has not reached 10 billion dollars. Figures from Global Fire Power, a consultancy that gathers statistics from the defense sector, show that Russia is the fifth country in the world to invest in military power.
The experts are talking An unequal confrontation on all fronts. Although Ukraine modernized its armed forces after the annexation of Crimea in 2014, it has evolved a lot over the past eight years of clashes in the separatist regions.
Since 2014, the The United States has spent more than 2 billion euros on military aid to Ukraineand sending anti-tank missiles, coastal patrol boats, and other military equipment into the country. means, now Ukraine, Not enough in the theater. So it asks for more help from the West.
Putin has already left a warning: Who is trying to stop and threaten Russia You will suffer consequences ‘unprecedented in history’.
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