Ukraine launches counter-attack on eastern front


Assessment: ‘Ukraine could win the war.’ NATO officials say Russia’s offensive in Donbas has stalled, while Ukraine attacks Russian forces in Kharkiv.

Ukrainian forces launched a counter-attack in eastern Ukraine, Kyiv said Monday, with fighting reported near Kharkiv, the country’s second largest city.

Vadym Denisenko, a government adviser, said in an televised statement Monday that Ukrainian forces have begun “our counter-offensive”.

“This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I am against you, Gog, chief prince of Meshek and Tubal.” Ez. 39:1

Ukrainian soldiers in Dnipropetrovsk, May 15th 2022

“It can no longer be stopped … Thanks to this, we can go to the rear of the Russian group of forces,” he said.

The announcement comes amid reports that Russia’s offensive in the southeastern Ukrainian region of Donbas have stalled.