Russian generals are getting killed at an extraordinary rate

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, left.

If true, the deaths of so many generals, alongside more senior Russian army and naval commanders – in just four weeks of combat – exceeds the attrition rate seen in the worst months of fighting in the bloody nine-year war fought by Russia in Chechnya, as well as Russian and Soviet-era campaigns in Afghanistan, Georgia and Syria.

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