On 24th February 2022, Russia invaded Ukraine. In response to this unprovoked and unjustified war, countries across the world are condemning the attack and ​​rushing to aid Ukraine and its people. The Western world and its allies have stepped up to assist this brave nation by providing military equipment and humanitarian assistance.

"Here in Ukraine, we will be repeating this over and over again: Russia’s war isn’t only about our country. This is about all of us. Because of Russian hybrid warfare, everyone who values freedom, democracy, and justice is a potential target," Nataliia Steblyna wrote in the Kyiv Independent, saying that we all should stand together and that even the smallest steps may be significant.

Inspired and touched by defenders fighting on the streets and outskirts of attacked cities, people are uniting like never before. From protests to cyberattacks to canceled sports and cultural events, thousands continue to help the Ukrainian government and civilians in any way they can.

#1

Switzerland Abandons Centuries Of Being Neutral And Is Now Backing Ukraine

Switzerland Abandons Centuries Of Being Neutral And Is Now Backing Ukraine

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*me*
Community Member
5 months ago

You know this is serious if the Swiss start picking sides

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#2

Famous People Use Their Influence To Spread Their Support And Awareness

Famous People Use Their Influence To Spread Their Support And Awareness

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Lingon
Community Member
5 months ago

Sometimes, real life is far more scary than fiction.

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#3

Taiwan Shows Massive Balls By Sending Ukraine 27 Tons Of Medical Supplies

Taiwan Shows Massive Balls By Sending Ukraine 27 Tons Of Medical Supplies

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Susie Elle
Community Member
5 months ago

Disappointed in you, China.

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As the world watches the 6th day of Ukraine fighting Russia’s invasion, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy addressed the European Parliament in an emotional message. The country has shown time and again that it is an equal member of Europe, and he expressed his belief that Ukraine deserves to be a part of the EU.

"I believe that we, today, we're giving lives for the desire to be equal, as much as you are. We are giving away our best people," he said. "Nobody is going to break us. We are strong. We are Ukrainian."

"We have proven our strengths. We have proven that as a minimum we are exactly the same as you are," Zelenskyy added. "Prove that you are with us. Do prove that you will not let us go. Do prove that you indeed are Europeans."

#4

Multiple Russian News Sites Are Being Hacked By Anonymous

Multiple Russian News Sites Are Being Hacked By Anonymous

Anonymous TV Report

varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

I read Belarus is (rightfully) targeted, too. Go Anonymous!

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#5

A “Historic Decision”... Finland Departs From Its Neutrality And Decides To Supply Ukraine With Weapons

A “Historic Decision”... Finland Departs From Its Neutrality And Decides To Supply Ukraine With Weapons

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Sheila Stamey
Community Member
5 months ago

Hang on brothers and sisters,we're all coming! Look what angels God is sending!

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#6

EU Relaxes Entry Paperwork For Pets Travelling With Ukrainian Refugees

EU Relaxes Entry Paperwork For Pets Travelling With Ukrainian Refugees

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Alex The Fanperson
Community Member
5 months ago

Yes the fluffballs and even nonfluffballs can come!

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The tremendous courage of the President and citizens of Ukraine have inspired people, governments, and companies worldwide. There has been a massive outpour of support, with people mobilizing on social media, calling out false information, and getting together to aid Ukrainian civilians in the most meaningful ways.

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale invasion, more than half a million civilians have fled Ukraine. The EU estimates that up to four million people may try to leave the country and has relaxed its rules on refugees, saying that the member states will welcome them with "open arms".

BBC states that refugees are crossing the borders to neighboring countries to the west — Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, and Moldova. Poland has so far taken in over 280K refugees and expects a further 50K to arrive every day. "Countries used to have time limits on how long refugees could spend in reception centers, but most are saying they are likely to waive them and that Ukrainians can stay in them for as long as they need to."

#7

"This Is How Poland Is Welcoming Refugees From Ukraine At Train Stations And They Spent Whole Night There Too - With Food, Water, Clothes, Cars, Accommodations, Medical And Psychological Help. It’s Not Government Funded- These Are People Spending Own Money And Time"

"This Is How Poland Is Welcoming Refugees From Ukraine At Train Stations And They Spent Whole Night There Too - With Food, Water, Clothes, Cars, Accommodations, Medical And Psychological Help. It’s Not Government Funded- These Are People Spending Own Money And Time"

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Dániel Tahin
Community Member
5 months ago

Same in Hungary

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#8

Ukraine's Official Twitter Account Thanks Elon Musk For Satellite Internet Amid Russian Invasion

Ukraine's Official Twitter Account Thanks Elon Musk For Satellite Internet Amid Russian Invasion

As Promised By Elon Musk, Starlink Terminals Have Arrived In Ukraine. High-Speed Internet Now Available, Without The Potential Of Russia Taking Down Communications

elonmusk Report

varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

Thanks Elon! Hopefully, assembly, initial set-up, and debug services are provided also.

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#9

Google Maps Disables Live Traffic Data In Ukraine That Reveals How Busy Places Are A Day After Government Orders Road Signs To Be Removed To Confuse Russian Forces

Google Maps Disables Live Traffic Data In Ukraine That Reveals How Busy Places Are A Day After Government Orders Road Signs To Be Removed To Confuse Russian Forces

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

Stay safe to those still in Kyiv and other Ukrainian cities! 🙏

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Governments also made essential and unprecedented decisions to assist Ukraine in its fight for freedom. From gathering resources to provide all possible help to agreeing on sanctions that are already weakening the Russian economy, even Switzerland has abandoned its historic neutral position on global wars to support Ukraine.

"Never since the second world war has the rights of one country been so violated by another. You cannot stand aside. To play into the hands of an aggressor is not neutral," the Swiss president, Ignazio Cassis, said. Switzerland stands in solidarity with Ukraine and hopes that sanctions will encourage the Kremlin to rethink its actions.

#10

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Mir Adwari
Community Member
5 months ago

That's so good to see!

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#11

Elon Musk’s Jet Announces That He Is Now Tracking The Jumbo Jets Owned By Russia’s Billionaire Oligarchs

Elon Musk’s Jet Announces That He Is Now Tracking The Jumbo Jets Owned By Russia’s Billionaire Oligarchs

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Caro Caro
Community Member
5 months ago

EPIC. Get those fu*king a$$holes and make their life HELL.

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#12

Medics From Israel Left To Help The Armed Forces Of Ukraine And Civilians. It Reads: "Doctors Of Israel On A Journey To Ukraine. Glory To Ukraine!"

Medics From Israel Left To Help The Armed Forces Of Ukraine And Civilians. It Reads: "Doctors Of Israel On A Journey To Ukraine. Glory To Ukraine!"

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Aski Markup
Community Member
5 months ago

I would laugh, if it wasnt so depressing. What is happening in Palestine is now acceptable, whereas this is not? How can one be condemned and the other not? Why are the people of Palestine not supported in this manner when defending themselves, their lives and their property against attacks? Humanity is lacking in the world severely.

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Other neutral countries such as Finland, Sweden, Austria, Ireland, and the Vatican also condemned the Russian war on Ukraine. Finland and Sweden, which are not part of NATO, announced they will send military aid to support the troops resisting an invasion by Russia.

"It’s the rebirth of a new Europe," Michael McFaul, a former U.S. ambassador to Russia, told NBC News. "It’s a historic shift. I think this will have major consequences moving forward for the future of Europe, for the future of the transatlantic alliance, for the future of NATO — just when all of those things were fraying."

#13

Anonymous Launches Attack On Belarus Government Sites After Continued Russia Support

Anonymous Launches Attack On Belarus Government Sites After Continued Russia Support

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

Go after Hungary's president also, another puppy state of Russia.

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#14

A Map Of Homes Open For Ukrainian Refugees…

A Map Of Homes Open For Ukrainian Refugees…

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

😍💗🌻🇺🇦✊️

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#15

Celebrities Give Financial Support

Celebrities Give Financial Support

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

Ryan and Blake are just stellar people! Forever fans.

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Hackers from around the world joined the fight too by disrupting Russia’s digital infrastructure. The Independent reports that hacking groups such as Anonymous and the Cyber Partisans "have claimed responsibility for cyberattacks on Russia’s banks, state broadcaster RT, and a Belarusian rail network reportedly used to move troops from Russia to Ukraine."

"DDoS alone will not bring down a regime", one German Anonymous splinter group said, but "Putin, who is using hacker squads and troll armies against Western democracies, is getting a sip of his own bitter medicine". Their goal is to obtain information and "keep the Russian IT apparatus busy" so that Putin's hacker troops "cannot do anything in Ukraine or the West".

#16

EU Closed Its Airspace To Russian Planes

EU Closed Its Airspace To Russian Planes

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September
Community Member
5 months ago

About time Board Panda got out!

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#17

Stockholm Sweden Sending Medical & Hospital Equipmemt To Ukraine!

Stockholm Sweden Sending Medical & Hospital Equipmemt To Ukraine!

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*me*
Community Member
5 months ago

Imagine if this was Czechoslovakia in 1938

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#18

Denmark Becomes The First European Country To Let Volunteers Join Foreign Brigade In Ukraine

Denmark Becomes The First European Country To Let Volunteers Join Foreign Brigade In Ukraine

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Ronit Mohan
Community Member
5 months ago

Let the Vikings innnn!!!!!!

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#19

EU Announces It Has Agreed Unanimously Amongst All Member Countries To Take In Ukrainian Refugees Fir Up To 3 Years Without Asking Them To First Apply For Asylum

EU Announces It Has Agreed Unanimously Amongst All Member Countries To Take In Ukrainian Refugees Fir Up To 3 Years Without Asking Them To First Apply For Asylum

BBCkatyaadler Report

MiriPanda
Community Member
5 months ago

Meanwhile, the premier of our new ex-EU member, the UK, has announced that Ukrainian refugees without a direct family link in the UK will be refused entry..

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Russia becomes even more isolated as the sporting world moves to ban the country from competing in events. FIFA and UEFA have joined the International Olympic Committee to prohibit Russian teams and athletes from participating in international competitions. "FIFA and UEFA have today decided together that all Russian teams, whether national representative teams or club teams, shall be suspended from participation in both FIFA and UEFA competitions until further notice," the two organizations said in a joint statement.

#20

"Azerbaidjan Based Fuel Company, Socar, Is Offering Free Gas For Ukrainian Ambulances And Ses"

"Azerbaidjan Based Fuel Company, Socar, Is Offering Free Gas For Ukrainian Ambulances And Ses"

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kori
Community Member
5 months ago

That's so sweet of them!

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#21

U.S. And EU Agree To Cut Russian Banks Out Of Vital Swift Financial System

U.S. And EU Agree To Cut Russian Banks Out Of Vital Swift Financial System

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Truth Monster
Community Member
5 months ago

Well, its something, at least.

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#22

Ukraine Gets $22 Million In Crypto Donations To Fight Invasion

Ukraine Gets $22 Million In Crypto Donations To Fight Invasion

nytimes Report

Sheila Stamey
Community Member
5 months ago

*bravecoin*

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#23

Germany Speeds Up Renewable Energy Push Due To Ukraine Invasion To Underscore The Need For Europe To Reduce Reliance On Russian Gas

Germany Speeds Up Renewable Energy Push Due To Ukraine Invasion To Underscore The Need For Europe To Reduce Reliance On Russian Gas

euronews Report

Caro Caro
Community Member
5 months ago

Well, it took a war to get this done. Didn't we know that already... or were we too lazy and complacent. Sigh.

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#24

From Our Team On The Border Of Ukraine And Poland: 1,700 Hot Meals Of Chicken, Rice & Veggies Served Here Tonight!

From Our Team On The Border Of Ukraine And Poland: 1,700 Hot Meals Of Chicken, Rice & Veggies Served Here Tonight!

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Sue Grigg
Community Member
5 months ago

Chef Andres should get a Noble Peace Prize.

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Plus, the European Broadcasting Union confirmed that Russia won’t be participating in this year's Eurovision Song Contest because a Russian entry would "bring the competition into disrepute". The lead singer of Ukrainian folk rap group Kalush Orchestra (who are representing their country this year), Oleh Psiuk, told Sky News that their song has become an "anthem for Ukraine".

"This song which we have created [Stefania], it's the anthem for Ukraine and everybody is singing it," he said. "I think that the aggressor country must be banned from everywhere, from all the possible parts of the economy and politics because the people from their country don't realize that their country is aggressive and the aggressor for all the world, not only for Ukraine."

#25

Japan Will Suspend Issuing Visas And Freeze Assets For Officials From Donetsk And Luhansk, Ban Trade With The Two Areas And Prohibit The Issuance And Trading Of Russian Sovereign Bonds

Japan Will Suspend Issuing Visas And Freeze Assets For Officials From Donetsk And Luhansk, Ban Trade With The Two Areas And Prohibit The Issuance And Trading Of Russian Sovereign Bonds

nippon Report

Analyn Lahr
Community Member
5 months ago

I think when all is said and done, the citizens of Russia who were against the invasion will suffer the most. It sounds like Russia is the one that needs to be liberated.

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#26

Cities Around The World Are Showing Solidarity

Cities Around The World Are Showing Solidarity

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bigfoot
Community Member
5 months ago

Is that Dallas? I never knew they did that, GO DFW!!!

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#27

Facebook And TikTok Ban Russian State Media In Europe

Facebook And TikTok Ban Russian State Media In Europe

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Sue Grigg
Community Member
5 months ago

Now do the U.S. , start with Rupert Murcdoch's Fox News.

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#28

Businesses Boycott Russian Products In Solidarity With Ukraine

Businesses Boycott Russian Products In Solidarity With Ukraine

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Rattus Norvegicus
Community Member
5 months ago

this is happening in my hometown in Canada, too

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If you want to help Ukraine against Russia’s invasion, donate to Ukraine’s main charity fund "Save Life." You can find the full charity list right here.

#29

Russia Banned From Eurovision Song Contest 2022

Russia Banned From Eurovision Song Contest 2022

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Jo Choto
Community Member
5 months ago

The most cutting blow!

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#30

European Nations Throw Open Borders To Ukrainian Refugees

European Nations Throw Open Borders To Ukrainian Refugees

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

So impressive! Poland in particular is just heart warming. Private citizens brought food and water, purchased with their own money, to the train stations, and to help guide the refugees on next steps.

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#31

Sporting World Punishes Russian Aggression By Banning The Country From The Olympics, The World Cup, And Canceling Sporting Events Involving Russian Teams And Athletes

Sporting World Punishes Russian Aggression By Banning The Country From The Olympics, The World Cup, And Canceling Sporting Events Involving Russian Teams And Athletes

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

Green Day announced canceling their Russia tours. Rick Steves canceled all tours from his company. I'm sure more are on the horizon!

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#32

Netflix Will Not Add State-Run Channels To Russian Service, Defying Regulation

Netflix Will Not Add State-Run Channels To Russian Service, Defying Regulation

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Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
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5 months ago

NyetFlix

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#33

Thousands Volunteers From Around The World To Join Ukraine's International Legion Army To Join Fight Against Russia

Thousands Volunteers From Around The World To Join Ukraine's International Legion Army To Join Fight Against Russia

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More!
Community Member
5 months ago

I’m thinking with all these countries getting involved, this can now be classified as a World War.

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#34

Mass Protests Worldwide Against Russia’s Invasion Of Ukraine

Mass Protests Worldwide Against Russia’s Invasion Of Ukraine

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Pink
Community Member
5 months ago

The more support we send, the better. Keep those flags raised along with your voices!

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#35

Lithuania Bans Russian, Belarusian TV Channels Over War Incitement

Lithuania Bans Russian, Belarusian TV Channels Over War Incitement

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Falcon
Community Member
5 months ago

Same as Estonia.

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#36

US Announces $350 Million In New Military Aid To Ukraine Amid War

US Announces $350 Million In New Military Aid To Ukraine Amid War

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Nona Wolf
Community Member
5 months ago

Too bad we left 800 billion $$ worth of weapons in Afghanistan for the Taliban to capture...wish we had it to give to Ukraine.

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#37

In The Russian-Ukraine War, Many Countries Including Neutral Non-Aligned Sweden Have Started To Send Military Aid

In The Russian-Ukraine War, Many Countries Including Neutral Non-Aligned Sweden Have Started To Send Military Aid

aljazeera Report

Lingon
Community Member
5 months ago

Putin did the mistake of threatening us with nukes, we don't take kindly to threats. He seem to have forgotten that we actually are an weapons manufacturer.

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#38

Departing From Protocol, Pope Goes To Russian Embassy Over Ukraine

Departing From Protocol, Pope Goes To Russian Embassy Over Ukraine

reuters Report

Sheila Stamey
Community Member
5 months ago

Don't ever forget that he used to be a club bouncer Look at the jaw of determination!

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#39

The International Judo Federation Cited "The Ongoing War Conflict In Ukraine" For Suspending Putin's Honorary President Status

The International Judo Federation Cited "The Ongoing War Conflict In Ukraine" For Suspending Putin's Honorary President Status

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Jo Choto
Community Member
5 months ago

It should be removed, not suspended.

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#40

Multinational Corporations Divert And Stop Their Investments In Russia

Multinational Corporations Divert And Stop Their Investments In Russia

Ukraine Report

Eric Law
Community Member
5 months ago

Let's hope that list gets much longer!

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#41

EU's Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell Said The EU Had Agreed To Provide Arms To The Ukrainian Army

EU's Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell Said The EU Had Agreed To Provide Arms To The Ukrainian Army

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Justin M
Community Member
5 months ago (edited)

I wonder what the world would be like if we were able to make these kinds of moves before things turn into crises.

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#42

Companies Across The World Are Donating To Support Humanitarian Aid To Ukraine

Companies Across The World Are Donating To Support Humanitarian Aid To Ukraine

CDPROJEKTRED Report

Joey Ramirez
Community Member
5 months ago

Im so glad that people are helping so much!

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#43

Countries Who Closed Their Airspace To Russia Now Worldwide

Countries Who Closed Their Airspace To Russia Now Worldwide

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varwenea
Community Member
5 months ago

US did not announce yet? 🤨

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#44

World Judo Body Suspends Vladimir Putin As Honorary President

World Judo Body Suspends Vladimir Putin As Honorary President

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Jo Choto
Community Member
5 months ago

Don't suspend. Remove him permanently.

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#45

Russian Planes Over Europe Fly Like This

Russian Planes Over Europe Fly Like This

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Francisco Scaramanga
Community Member
5 months ago (edited)

Obsolete information, they will not fly over Greece from February 28. :)

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#46

Twitter Will Label Tweets Linking To Russian State-Backed Media Like RT And Sputnik

Twitter Will Label Tweets Linking To Russian State-Backed Media Like RT And Sputnik

forbes Report

Nona Wolf
Community Member
5 months ago

The Kremlin still has a twitter account

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#47

Sag Awards Attendees Stand With Ukraine

Sag Awards Attendees Stand With Ukraine

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Truth Monster
Community Member
5 months ago

The people of Ukraine will find their thoughts and prayers very useful /s. Given that these people are mostly millionaires, you'd think public donations to support at least the civilians would help.

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