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Ukrainian soldier guarding Kyiv has only fired 16 rounds in his life

Ukrainian soldier guarding Kyiv has only fired 16 rounds in his life Many citizens are fleeing Kyiv as Russian troops fight to surround the city. Sky News spoke to one inexperienced 21-year-old soldier who is guarding a bridge into the city. He told Sky News Chief Correspondent Stuart Ramsay he has only fired 16 rounds…

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Russian tanks filmed entering Ukraine’s capital Kyiv – BBC News

Russian tanks filmed entering Ukraine’s capital Kyiv – BBC News The Russian forces who have reportedly entered the Ukrainian capital are seemingly centred around the northern district of Obolon. The heavily residential area is just 9km north of Kyiv’s parliament and the city centre. Just before 10am local time, Ukraine’s Defence Ministry tweeted that enemy…

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President Biden to address Russia attacks Ukraine

President Biden to address Russia attacks Ukraine President Joe Biden will address the nation Thursday after pledging new sanctions to punish Russia for the “unprovoked and unjustified attack” on Ukraine. Biden’s remarks are now scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Eastern. A senior U.S. defense official said Thursday’s attack by Russia appears to be the first phase…

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Russian forces launch full-scale invasion of Ukraine

Russian forces launch full-scale invasion of Ukraine Russia has launched an all-out invasion of Ukraine by land, air and sea, the biggest attack by one state against another in Europe since World War II and confirmation of the worst fears of the West. The attacks began on Thursday after Russian President Vladimir Putin said in…

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Watch How Russia’s Military Attack on Ukraine Unfolded | WSJ

Watch How Russia’s Military Attack on Ukraine Unfolded | WSJ Video shows Russian tanks crossing the border, airstrikes hitting several cities and long lines of cars fleeing after Putin announced a military operation in Ukraine. The U.S. and its allies condemned the invasion and announced further action against Russia. Photo: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images More from…

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Explosions rock Ukraine as Putin announces military invasion

Explosions rock Ukraine as Putin announces military invasion Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday announced a military operation in Ukraine, claiming it’s intended to protect civilians. In a televised address, Putin said the action comes in response to threats coming from Ukraine. He added that Russia doesn’t have a goal to occupy Ukraine. Putin said…

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Tense exchanges between Ukraine and Russia at UN security council

Tense exchanges between Ukraine and Russia at UN security council In a tense exchange with the Russian ambassador, Ukraine’s representative to the United Nations has told the security council that Russian president Vladimir Putin has ‘declared war on Ukraine’. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Russia’s representative to the United Nations, Vasily Nebenzya,…

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Russia Orders Troops Into Eastern Ukraine: What’s Next | WSJ

Russia Orders Troops Into Eastern Ukraine: What’s Next | WSJ Putin said the forces in Luhansk and Donetsk would act in a peacekeeping role Russia’s president Vladimir Putin ordered troops to enter two breakaway regions in Ukraine after weeks of rising tensions. The escalation sparked swift condemnation from the U.S. and its allies, threatening to…