Russia will lose the conflict with Ukraine due to exhaustion – the former speaker of the U.S. house of representatives

Russia in the conflict with Ukraine will run out of steam and eventually lose it.

This opinion was expressed by former speaker of the U.S. house of representatives newt Gingrich during the Yalta European strategy in Kiev, transfers “Interfax-Ukraine”.

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“I think the Russians will lose out from exhaustion. I think they will lose, because they so clearly violated international norms,” he said.

“I think he (President Vladimir Putin) will first lose in Eastern Ukraine, then lose in the Crimea”, – said the former speaker of the U.S. house of representatives.

Gingrich believes that the international community will not retreat on the issue of conflict in Ukraine, and the current aggression will not bring her greatness, but only isolates from the rest of the world.

Recall, the US special representative on Ukraine Kurt Volker said that the implementation of the Minsk agreements need to out of Donbass was the withdrawal of the Russian troops. Walker noted that, according to the official reports of the OSCE, most of the violations of the cease-fire comes from the Russian side.