Ukraine’s Latest Challenge: Festering Tension Among Top Leaders

January 31, 2024

Ukraine’s former president and a leading opposition figure, Petro O. Poroshenko, was one of many prominent politicians who quickly weighed in on the rumors. Conflict between Ukraine’s military and civilian leadership has been part of the background discussion in Kyiv for months, as has speculation about a change in military leadership. Ukrainian military intelligence has said it does not know whether Russia’s wartime leader is alive. “This is information that requires careful additional verification,” Andriy Yusov, the spokesman for Ukraine’s military intelligence ministry. The post Ukraine’s Latest Challenge: Festering Tension Among Top Leaders appeared first on New York Times.