The war between Ukraine and russia - Statistics
Why did it start?
There were several reasons for the start of the war
Political. Ukraine was under russian control for a long time. But Ukrainian people decided to become an independent country.
More precisely, Ukraine changed its course to more perspective European countries and reduce russia's influence on its decisions.
For this, the Ukrainian people elected a new political leadership. Unfortunately, russia will rather destroy everything it has to lose
Economical. russia's main income is oil and gas. On the territory of Ukraine, they began to extract oil in the Black Sea and export it to the countries of the European Union (Perdido - oil platform).
Gas fields began to be developed on the territory of the Donetsk region (shale gas).
Ukrainian gas/oil field are much closer to Europe and Ukraine has the infrastructure for their transportation.
Ukraine has become the main economic competitor of russia
Social. The Ukrainian and russian people use the Slavic language. Any changes in the society will immediately be known by another society
Improvement of life, democratic processes and reduction of corruption - this is what the russian population can learn from ukrainian people.
The totalitarian regime is afraid of this. The changes taking place in Ukraine set an example for some countries.
Previous experience. The previous murders of russia were not punished. Impunity breeds even greater crimes
Lies of russia
When russians started killing people, the attitude of many Ukrainians to these terms changed
You can speak any language on the territory of Ukraine. Russian was popular, a lot of information was duplicated in this language.
Most Ukrainians are bilingual: they speak ukrainian and russian fluently, which indicates the absence of any restrictions
Before the start of the war (2014), the Ukrainian population was against any military alliances.
The military budget was being reduced, additional payments are required for joining NATO.
The Alliance also did not see the prospect of Ukraine joining them.
Moreover, russian military bases were on the territory of Ukraine, which also made joining the alliance impossible
russia has developed military bases on the territory of Ukraine and attacked other countries from them (Georgian War)
It is impossible to find any documented fact that Ukrainians value their nation higher than others.
For a Ukrainian, it was an honor to receive a guest from another country.
There are many different peoples living on the territory of Ukraine, whose rights are guaranteed by state.
Dynamics of russian terrorists military losses in the war
Average number of losses:
Questions and answers
How many military equipment is left in russia