July 5, 2022

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Russia and Ukraine | “Situation for us will clearly get worse”: Retired Colonel on Russian Television Rarely acknowledges war in Ukraine

  • Steve Rosenberg
  • Editor of Russian Affairs, BBC

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Michael Godrenok, a military analyst and retired colonel, appeared on the 60-minute show.

This is an extraordinary TV moment.

60 minutes is the main talk show on Russian state television: studio discussions promoting the Kremlin’s line on everything, including President Putin’s “special military operation” in Ukraine.

The Kremlin still maintains that Russia’s attack is going as planned.

But studio guest Mikhail Godrenok, a military analyst and retired colonel, Painted a very different picture.