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Congressman Trent Kelly: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine a result of weakness shown in Afghanistan, energy

By: Frank Corder - February 24, 2022

The 1st District Congressman sits on the House Armed Services Committee and is a Major General in the Mississippi National Guard. Watch the interview.

Mississippi 1st District Congressman Trent Kelly joined Y’all Politics on Thursday to discuss the developing situation in Ukraine as Russia has invaded the country. He says Russian President Vladimir Putin was emboldened by the weakness shown in the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan and America’s course reversal regarding its own energy independence.

Kelly sits on the House Armed Services Committee and is a Major General in the Mississippi Army National Guard.

Watch the interview with Congressman Kelly below.

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Frank Corder

Frank Corder is a native of Pascagoula. For nearly two decades, he has reported and offered analysis on government, public policy, business and matters of faith. Frank’s interviews, articles, and columns have been shared throughout Mississippi as well as in national publications such as the Daily Caller. He is a frequent guest on radio and television, providing insight and commentary on the inner workings of the Magnolia State. Frank has served his community in both elected and appointed public office, hosted his own local radio and television programs, and managed private businesses all while being an engaged husband and father.