President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that the success of the Ukrainian counter-offensive depends on the volume and timing of the supply of Western weapons. However, he warned that the war could go on for years and even decades.

Although Zelensky did not want to divulge any details or timetable for the counterattack, it is generally believed that it is planned for late spring or early summer. Despite his hopes for success, he also warned that the war could go on for years or even decades. .

"It's cheaper for other countries to support Ukraine now than to increase the risks of World War III," Zelensky said.

Ukrainian soldiers are actively preparing for a major counteroffensive. The National Security and Defense Council reported that a major counteroffensive of the Armed Forces of Ukraine depends on many factors, a small circle of people has information about it.

Defense Minister Alexei Reznikov noted that preparations for it are already at the finish line. Ukrainian defenders are waiting for the decision of the military command and favorable weather.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said the Ukrainian counteroffensive includes plans to de-occupy Crimea.