Russian invasion of Ukraine 2022


May 28, 2022

Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, 2022, escalating the severity of the Russo-Ukrainian War. which started in 2014 after the Ukrainian dignity revolution. The invasion caused Europe's biggest refugee crisis since World War II. with five million Ukrainians leaving the country. and a quarter became displaced at the start of the 2014 Russo-Ukrainian War. Russia annexed Crimea. and Russian-backed separatists have captured parts of the Donbas region. which is in the southeast of Ukraine This caused a regional war there. In 2021, Russia began building a large army along the border with Ukraine. which gathered up to 190,000 soldiers with equipment In the broadcast shortly before the invasion Russian President Vladimir Putin has backed the call for territorial reinstatement, questioning Ukraine's right to statehood. and falsely accused Ukraine of being ruled by neo-Nazis who persecuted the Russian minority. Putin also said the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was a threat to Russia's security. by expanding to the east since the early 2000s, which Neto argued Russia urges NETO to end its expansion and permanently bar Ukraine from joining the alliance. The United States and other countries have accused Russia of plotting attacks or invading Ukraine. which Russian officials have repeatedly denied until February 23, 2022. On February 21, 2022, Russia made a public acknowledgment.