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Biden appears to describe Russian invasion as 'genocide' for the first time
Joe Biden
the g word

Biden appears to describe Russian invasion as 'genocide' for the first time

Russia may have used chemical weapons in Mariupol, Ukrainian officials say
Russian soldier in Mariupol
the red line

Russia may have used chemical weapons in Mariupol, Ukrainian officials say

Kremlin critic Vladimir Kara-Murza detained in Moscow
Vladimir Kara-Murza.
arrests

Kremlin critic Vladimir Kara-Murza detained in Moscow

Mariupol mayor says civilian death toll has surpassed 10,000
A grave marker in Mariupol, Ukraine.
horrific

Mariupol mayor says civilian death toll has surpassed 10,000

Zelensky: Russian forces left 'hundreds of thousands' of 'dangerous objects' in northern Ukraine
Ukrainian soldiers walk down a street damaged by Russian shelling in Kharkiv Oblast.
'as dangerous as possible'

Zelensky: Russian forces left 'hundreds of thousands' of 'dangerous objects' in northern Ukraine

France sends forensic experts to investigate war crimes in Ukraine
Mass grave in Bucha
csi: ukraine

France sends forensic experts to investigate war crimes in Ukraine

Austrian chancellor meeting with Putin to share 'reality' of war
Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer.
let's be real

Austrian chancellor meeting with Putin to share 'reality' of war

Zelensky shares with 60 Minutes Ukraine's evidence of Russian war crimes
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
making his case

Zelensky shares with 60 Minutes Ukraine's evidence of Russian war crimes

Ukrainian foreign minister reveals his wish list: 'weapons, weapons, and weapons'
Dmytro Kuleba
stay strapped

Ukrainian foreign minister reveals his wish list: 'weapons, weapons, and weapons'

Ukraine and Russia exchange prisoners for 3rd time since war began
Ukrainian soldiers
going home

Ukraine and Russia exchange prisoners for 3rd time since war began

Zelensky predicts 'hard battle' as Russian forces shift east
Volodymyr Zelensky
calm before the storm

Zelensky predicts 'hard battle' as Russian forces shift east

Russia appoints new general to oversee Ukraine invasion
Ukrainian woman reacts to Russian bombing of Chernihiv
meet the new boss

Russia appoints new general to oversee Ukraine invasion

10 things you need to know today: April 8, 2022
President Biden and Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson watch the Senate vote
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: April 8, 2022

Russian Nobel Prize-winning newspaper editor attacked on train
Dmitry Muratov.
scary

Russian Nobel Prize-winning newspaper editor attacked on train

Russia suspended from UN Human Rights Council
United Nations vote.
after bucha

Russia suspended from UN Human Rights Council

Senate votes 100-0 to downgrade Russia's trade status, ban oil imports
Capitol building.
getting codified

Senate votes 100-0 to downgrade Russia's trade status, ban oil imports

Ukraine's defeat of Russia in Kyiv is a big deal, military experts say
Hostomel, Ukraine
'a Russian defeat for the ages'

Ukraine's defeat of Russia in Kyiv is a big deal, military experts say

Ukraine urge residents in east to evacuate ahead of expected Russian attacks
A house burns following shelling in the Donbas region of Ukraine.
get out

Ukraine urge residents in east to evacuate ahead of expected Russian attacks

Mariupol mayor says 5,000 civilians have been killed, city turned 'into a death camp'
A damaged building in Mariupol, Ukraine.
'This is the new Auschwitz'

Mariupol mayor says 5,000 civilians have been killed, city turned 'into a death camp'

Runners from Russia and Belarus barred from Boston Marathon
The Boston Marathon finish line.
run the other way

Runners from Russia and Belarus barred from Boston Marathon

U.S. to skip G20 finance chiefs' meeting if Russia participates
Janet Yellen.
absent

U.S. to skip G20 finance chiefs' meeting if Russia participates

Has Russia given up on taking Kyiv? Experts are divided.
Damage to the Kyiv suburb of Borodyanka
pressure's off ... for now

Has Russia given up on taking Kyiv? Experts are divided.

Ukrainian man describes the brutal 3 days he was held captive by Russian troops
The damaged central square of Borodyanka, Ukraine.
horrifying

Ukrainian man describes the brutal 3 days he was held captive by Russian troops

Top U.S. military officer: Ukraine conflict will likely last years
Chairman of the Joints Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley.
no quick fix

Top U.S. military officer: Ukraine conflict will likely last years

Newest tank-killing Switchblade drones headed to Ukraine from U.S.
Ukrainian soldier walking past destroyed Russian tanks
death from above

Newest tank-killing Switchblade drones headed to Ukraine from U.S.

EU proposes Russian coal ban
EU flag.
new measures

EU proposes Russian coal ban

Zelensky says Russia is 'no different' from ISIS in address to UN Security Council
Volodymyr Zelensky
on the world stage

Zelensky says Russia is 'no different' from ISIS in address to UN Security Council

Russia can no longer pay its debts with dollars held in U.S. banks
U.S. dollar and Russian rouble
dollars on ice

Russia can no longer pay its debts with dollars held in U.S. banks

Russia repeats history
The Red Army.
Jason Fields

Russia repeats history

Ukraine's foreign minister: Mass killings in Bucha 'the tip of the iceberg'
A grave with corpses near a church in Bucha, Ukraine.
horrific

Ukraine's foreign minister: Mass killings in Bucha 'the tip of the iceberg'

Germany, France expel slew of Russian diplomats following Bucha
Bucha, Ukraine.
'unbelievable brutality'

Germany, France expel slew of Russian diplomats following Bucha

Sec. Blinken hints at what it might take for Russia to get sanctions relief
Antony Blinken
on the table

Sec. Blinken hints at what it might take for Russia to get sanctions relief

Russia's invasion is 'genocide,' Zelensky says
Volodymyr Zelensky
'we will win indeed'

Russia's invasion is 'genocide,' Zelensky says

Withdrawing Russian troops left streets of Kyiv suburb strewn with civilian corpses
Destroyed Russian tank in village near Kyiv
massacre

Withdrawing Russian troops left streets of Kyiv suburb strewn with civilian corpses

Russia threatens to end cooperation at ISS unless 'illegal sanctions' are lifted
International Space Station
being nasty to nasa

Russia threatens to end cooperation at ISS unless 'illegal sanctions' are lifted

Withdrawing Russian troops leave mines near homes and corpses, Zelensky says
Damaged buildings in the Kyiv suburb of Irpin
scorched earth

Withdrawing Russian troops leave mines near homes and corpses, Zelensky says