September 15, 2022

Ukraine Shifts the War With a Surprise Attack

by The Journal.

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In a matter of days, Ukrainian forces liberated thousands of square miles of Russian-occupied territory. WSJ’s Matthew Luxmoore explains why the offensive took Russia by surprise and shifted the balance of the war.


Further Reading:

- Russia Strikes Zelensky’s Hometown as President Visits Recaptured City 

- Russia Withdraws More Forces From Northeast Ukraine 


Further Listening:

- A Battle of Wills Over Russian Energy 


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