Why Not An Ukrainian Northern Offensive?

Max Can't Help It!
3 min readMay 5, 2023

Will Ukraine launch its counter-offensive in the East, Zaporizhzhia or Kherson? Why not a fourth option — the North?

Hit ’em where they ain’t.

Russia has two Achilles heals which I believe can be exploited. First, it believes Ukraine wouldn’t dare attack Russia over its border, in fear of a nuclear response.