Could This Marine Corps Backpack Solve Ukraine’s Russian Drone Problem?

Wes O'Donnell
4 min readFeb 19, 2024
A US Marine carries a THOR II backpack-mounted electronic warfare jammer designed to counter improvised explosive devices in Afghanistan in 2012., USMC. Public domain

It’s no exaggeration to say that Russia has had a good month. First, Tucker Carlson’s fanboy interview validated Putin in the eyes of millions of voting Americans.

Next, Putin essentially got the green light from Trump to attack NATO if Trump gets elected.

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Wes O'Donnell

Army & Air Force Veteran | Global Security guy at War is Boring, GEN, OneZero | Intel Forecaster | Law Student | TEDx Speaker | Pro-Democracy | Pro-Human Rights