Inter-Ethnic Animosity Saps Effectiveness of Russia’s Army in Ukraine

Aslan DoukaevSource LinkRussia’s 2022 re-invasion of Ukraine has damaged not only bilateral relations between the two majority–Eastern Slavic neighbors but also—perhaps inadvertently—destabilized ties, links, goodwill, and mutual trust between the Russian periphery and the center, on the one hand, and between certain ethnic groups within the Russian Federation, on the other.Witness the recent