Putin preparing for long war: US intel

By Patricia Zengerle, Idrees Ali and Doina Chiacu
Updated May 10 2022 - 9:26pm, first published 9:24pm
The war may see a "more unpredictable and potentially escalatory trajectory", Avril Haines says.

Russia's war in Ukraine is at a "bit of a stalemate" and Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to be preparing for a long conflict, top US intelligence officials say, with his ambitions extending further than victory in the country's east.