Former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO Says, “We Are Using the Ukrainians as Our Proxy Forces” – Rights and Freedoms

However, Philip Breedlove – the former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO – has now gone one better, leaving even less room for ambiguity. During a recent podcast interview with the New York Times, he said, “I think we are in a proxy war with Russia. We are using the Ukrainians as our proxy forces.” Here’s a screenshot of the transcript:

Reed, who spotted Breedlove’s gaffe on Wednesday, also noted that not a single news outlet had reported on it. A quick Google search reveals this is still the case: no Western news outlets have deigned to mention that the former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO referred to Ukrainians as “our proxy forces”.

Former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO Says, “We Are Using the Ukrainians as Our Proxy Forces” – Rights and Freedoms