Here is some of the best analysis of the current events in Ukraine that I had heard – from a hotel room in Kiev, Ukraine.
What Gonzalo Lira says makes perfect sense to me.
The Americans go in and bomb everything in their site – buildings, infrastructure. The destroy the entire country. The Russians are not doing that; they want to destroy the regime but leave everything, up to and including the army.
The one thing that could lead to massive casualties is the handing out of weapons to civilians who have no training in using them.
Also, Zelensky has called up all males into the Ukrainian army and many are fleeing Kiev or in hiding to avoid this.
Here is Alexander Mercouris in his latest discussion
And a long discussion on the Duran