The head of France military The intelligence agency has resigned over a failure to predict war in Ukraine, several media I mentioned outlets on Thursday, citing anonymous sources and an internal email announcing his departure.
The Ministry of Defense did not immediately respond to the request for comment.
Eric Vido led military intelligence agency for Seven months, but the sources told the newspaper “Lupinion” and others media that the army deemed its reports “insufficient” and that it lacked “ingenuity” of Threads.”
President of Work crew of The French armed forces, Thierry Burkhard, had told Le Monde this month that French intelligence, unlike its American counterpart, failed to predict Russia invasion of Ukraine.
The Americans said the Russians would go attack, they were right. Our services rather thought that an invasion of Ukraine would be brutal cost And that the Russians have another options’,” Burchard told Le Monde newspaper.
L’Opinion said Vidaud on Tuesday that he will have to leave his house post in summer because of of make mistake over Ukraine and it decided step down immediately.