“In 36 days of preventing on Iwo Jima throughout World Warfare II, almost 7,000 Marines had been killed. Now, 20 days after President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia invaded Ukraine, his navy has already misplaced extra troopers, in line with American intelligence estimates,” the New York Instances experiences.
“The conservative aspect of the estimate, at greater than 7,000 Russian troop deaths, is bigger than the variety of American troops killed over 20 years in Iraq and Afghanistan mixed.”
“It’s a staggering quantity amassed in simply three weeks of preventing, American officers say, with implications for the fight effectiveness of Russian items, together with troopers in tank formations. Pentagon officers say a ten % casualty charge, together with lifeless and wounded, for a single unit renders it unable to hold out combat-related duties.”