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Russia's war in Ukraine: Two years on

February 24, 2024

Tens of thousands have been killed, millions displaced and cities destroyed. Two years on from Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine, how has the country changed? And what does the future hold?

Russischer Angriffskrieg gegen die Ukraine
Image: Libkos/AP/picture alliance

The Russian invasion of Ukraine started on February 24, 2022, after weeks of worries about the Russian forces massing at the Ukrainian borders. Since then, millions of people have been displaced from their homes and hundreds of thousands have been drafted into their respective armies. Two years on, it still isn't clear which country might eventually win the war.

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