Category Archives: Military and War

Americans Suffered A Series of Defeats In Syria – Part V

Dear Readers: Today finishing off Krutikov’s anaytical piece about the Pentagon’s blooper reel in the Syrian conflict. As mentioned, the Americans, as a last desperate gambit, and reaching very deeply into the old playbook from Vietnam, decided to send “advisors”  … Continue reading

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Americans Suffered A Series of Defeats In Syria – Part IV

Dear Readers: Continuing to read through Evgeny Krutikov’s piece in VZGLIAD, about the American military’s failed strategy in Syria.  These strategic errors were committed mostly in the Obama administration and continued unto the Trump administration. Where we left off, Krutikov mentioned, … Continue reading

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Americans Suffered A Series of Defeats In Syria – Part III

Dear Readers: Continuing to read Evgeny Krutikov’s piece in VZGLIAD, about the string of setbacks in Syria.  On the part of the American government and military.  From the point of view of the Syrian government and military, it’s been a … Continue reading

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Americans Suffered A Series of Defeats In Syria – Part II

Dear Readers: Today continuing to read Evgeny Krutikov’s piece in VZGLIAD.  It’s about the recent string of American setbacks in Syria.  As in any conflict, there are two sides.  There are those who support America and will be saddened to see … Continue reading

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Americans Suffered A Series of Defeats In Syria – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I am starting this new series, based on Evgeny Krutikov’s piece in VZGLIAD, from September 14.  Russian military analyst Krutikov is no pushover, there were many times when he was critical of the Syrian military and their … Continue reading

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Historical Piece: How Latvian Riflemen Corrupted The Russian Army – Part V

Dear Readers: Today finishing reading through this historical piece by Vladimir Veretennikov.  About the role of the Latvian Riflemen (Russian “strelki”) in World War I and the second phase of the Russian Revolution.  Commenter Lyttenburgh had pointed out that many of … Continue reading

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Historical Piece: How Latvian Riflemen Corrupted The Russian Army – Part IV

Dear Readers: Continuing this historical piece by Vladimir Veretennikov, which I will definitely finish tomorrow.  Where we left off in our story, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armed Forces and Budding Dictator, Alexander Kerensky had arrived at the Northern Front to buck … Continue reading

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