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The lamps are going out all over Ukraine

“Early on Thursday morning, on Russian state television, Vladimir Putin announced that he is conducting a “special military operation” in order to “demilitarise” all of Ukraine. He demanded the surrender of the Ukrainian military and all but announced that his aim is regime change. In short, Vladimir Putin has declared war on Ukraine.”

discusses Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, looking at the reactions of Ukrainians and the West.

Illustration by Tilly Binucci