CIA Director William Burns secretly traveled to Kyiv one week ago to meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in order to plot ways to elongate war with Russia, according to a report from the Washington Post.
The exact discussions during the meeting are still being withheld from the public, but the CIA and Zelensky have mutual interest in keeping the war going for as long as possible.
“I don’t underestimate for a moment the burdens, the challenges, that this war poses for Ukrainians first and foremost, but for all of us who support Ukraine,” Burns said last month. “But strategically, I think, in many ways, you know, Putin’s war has thus far been a failure for Russia.”
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