The United States and Allies Sharing Intelligence with Ukraine

Author: Marko Milanovic
Published: 09.05.2022
A remarkable feature of the ongoing Russo-Ukrainian conflict is the strategic and tactical role played by the sharing of intelligence between the US (and other Western allies) and Ukraine. That intelligence sharing started even before the war, in support of claims made publicly and privately about an imminent Russian attack against Ukraine (on which see more here). But it has continued since, including at an operational or tactical level, and has only gained in pace, as shown by recent reporting by NBC News and the New York Times. In the initial stages of the conflict, the sharing of intelligence with…