It is a fundamental mistake to see the enemy as a set of targets. The enemy in war is a group of people. Some of them will have to be killed. Others will have to be captured or driven into hiding. The overwhelming majority, however, have to be persuaded. — Frederick Kagan
Way too much magic involved in this story for it to be just a coincidence right? I don’t believe their numbers.
And let’s be honest, MSM is reporting, they have a very bad track record with lying to the public.