Kyiv’s troops could be in Russia-annexed Crimea by CHRISTMAS and Putin’s invasion of Ukraine will be over by spring, one of Zelensky’s top aides claims
- Volodymyr Havrylov said Kyiv forces could be back in Crimea by Christmas
- Deputy defence minister added: ‘By the end of spring, this war will be over’
- Annexed Crimea has been in Russian hands since 2014 after sham referendum
- Retired general also said a ‘black swan’ event in Russia could accelerate victory
Ukrainian forces could be back in Crimea before the new year and Russia’s invasion will be over by spring, a senior Kyiv military official has claimed.
Deputy defence minister Volodymyr Havrylov also said his country will not conduct peace talks with Russia until Putin’s soldiers have exited every inch of…