The Russian president against the world
And stop Putin before other dictators follow his lead.
His baldly illegitimate claim to four Ukrainian provinces shows contempt for the global order—and his own subjects.
The sham referendum in Ukraine was for domestic consumption.
Critics of U.S. foreign policy from both ends of the ideological spectrum have found common cause in supporting Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Putin is running out of time.
Ukrainian leaders announced one counteroffensive against Russia—but had another in the works.
The liberation of Russian-occupied territory might bring down Vladimir Putin.
Scenes from the effort to save Ukrainian art from destruction
A narrative of resentment and betrayal
The fight to retake the city of Kherson plays to the Ukrainians’ strengths, not the Russians’.
The Ukrainian journalist Sergii Leshchenko has a nose for a story and a knack for being in the right place at the right time. I wanted to see the war through his eyes.
Ukraine and even Belarus are not going back.
A band of Belarusians is resisting the threat of a neo-Soviet empire by taking up arms in Ukraine.
“You cannot just remain silent, you cannot remain still. You have to do something.”
Students visit the ruins of their former classrooms and share some of their thoughts on the war.
Can childhood be preserved in a war zone?
The experience of Ukrainian medics in the notorious Olenivka POW camp suggests that Russia’s treatment of captives is certainly inhumane and probably illegal.
Why an assassination in Moscow matters to Ukraine and the West
The war is still about freedom.