Ukrainian Commandos Infiltrated Deep Into Russia

A U.S. Army Special Forces Operator and a U.S. Air Force Special Tactics Operator assigned to the 24th Special Operations Wing prepare for a bi-lateral military free fall with Ukrainian Special Forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Izabella Workman) Public domain

The Ukrainians love hunting Alligators.

When the war first started, Russia fielded approximately 100 of the twin-rotor, two-seat Ka-52 Alligator attack helicopters.

Today, at least 25 have been shot down by Ukrainian defenders, including four in an 18-minute period.

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Multi-Branch Veteran | Military & Global Security Writer for War is Boring, GENmag, OneZero, Edge | Law Student at WMU | TEDx Speaker | Dad to 3 | Hates nukes

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Wes O'Donnell

Multi-Branch Veteran | Military & Global Security Writer for War is Boring, GENmag, OneZero, Edge | Law Student at WMU | TEDx Speaker | Dad to 3 | Hates nukes