Quote of the day 13th January 2023
"Today's Russian army is a mess of unmotivated soldiers who are under the command of incompetent officers and controlled by corrupt generals who could steal everything that moved.
"Now they are trying to fix it, but it is already too late. This kind of reorganisation would take a few years, and they just don't have that time."
(Russian political scientist and Kremlin critic Boris Kagarlitsky warns Putin that in his opinion Russia's military position in Ukraine cannot be salvaged, despite this week's Phyrric victory in Soledar.)