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Experts at the IISS, asked how many main battle tanks Ukraine needed for a successful offensive, said last week they believed the answer was “around 100,” a figure broadly endorsed by Phil Osborn, a former UK chief of defense intelligence.
However, according to IISS, the figure depends on proper training, a good supply of spares, and what Ukraine’s battle plans are for the spring of 2023.
Earlier, UK Defense Secretary Ben Wallace confirmed his country would transfer a squadron of 14 Challenger 2 tanks to Ukraine.
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