Tim Mak

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Ukraine's military is fortifying its defenses around the city of Odesa

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Since the start of Russia's invasion, there have been persistent fears that Russian troops would land at Ukraine's largest port Odesa. It hasn't happened yet, but the city is preparing for the worst.

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Conditions are deteriorating In Mariupol which is encircled by Russian troops

Monday, March 21, 2022

Hundreds of thousands of civilians remain trapped in the Ukrainian city — with dwindling supplies of food and water and no electricity. Mariupol has been bombarded by the Russians for weeks now.

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Ukrainian civilians mourn their daily lives lost to war

Saturday, March 19, 2022

Ukrainians are mourning the everyday aspects of life that they've lost to the war. Dreams have been extinguished or postponed, and daily routines upended. All of that takes a toll on mental health.

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Mariupol theater rescue continues as Russia's invasion of Ukraine enters its 4th week

Thursday, March 17, 2022

Rescue efforts continue at the Mariupol theater that was bombed and American officials said a U.S. citizen has been killed in Ukraine.

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Russia has ramped up its attacks on Kyiv

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Russia intensified its artillery barrage on Kyiv, Ukraine, as another two journalists were reported killed. Meanwhile, Polish, Czech and Slovenian leaders were traveling there in a show of solidarity.

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On the hunt for Russian saboteurs

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Since the invasion of Ukraine, there have been fears that Russia-sympathizing saboteurs would destroy critical infrastructure, assassinate leaders and help the Russian military take over the country.

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Ukrainians accuse Russia of attack meant to push Belarus into war

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Ukrainians accused Russian fighters of entering Ukrainian airspace, then doubling back and striking a Belarusian town — what they say is a "provocation" meant to goad Belarus into entering the war.

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Belarus could join the Ukraine-Russia conflict

Saturday, March 12, 2022

We have the latest on the war in Ukraine, where officials there are accusing the Russians of trying to provoke the Belarusians into the war.

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International and grassroots groups alike are working to get supplies into Ukraine

Friday, March 11, 2022

NPR's Ari Shapiro and Tim Mak look at humanitarian efforts in Poland and Ukraine, which involve major international organizations and small grass-roots groups to bring supplies into Ukraine.

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Russia's seizure of nuclear power plants raises international concerns

Tuesday, March 08, 2022

Russian forces have seized two of Ukraine's four nuclear power plants and are advancing on a third, about 75 miles north of the city of Mykolaiv — raising concerns about nuclear safety.

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Europe's largest nuclear power plant is still occupied by Russian troops

Monday, March 07, 2022

The Ukrainian nuclear power plant that Russia attacked and took over remains occupied by Russian troops. There are fears the Russians could set its sights on Ukraine's remaining nuclear power plants.

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The latest on the Ukraine-Russia crisis

Saturday, March 05, 2022

It's been another day of fighting in Ukraine. The U.S. State Department urged Americans in Russia to leave the country immediately.

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How Ukraine's businesses and citizens are pitching in to help in the war effort

Friday, March 04, 2022

Ternopil, a town in western Ukraine, is preparing for war: from its training hospital to its milk factories, everyone is gearing up to help or assist in the war effort.

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Russia has launched hundreds of missiles and artillery attacks on Ukrainian cities

Friday, March 04, 2022

The firepower has helped Russia make significant gains in the southern region of Ukraine, including capturing the city of Kherson. But it's advance on the capital of Kyiv has stalled.

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Russian attacks have disrupted Ukraine's supply chain, which may cause food shortages

Wednesday, March 02, 2022

Humanitarian groups fear that severed supply chains at the Ukrainian border and within the nation could lead to food and fuel shortages. A Ukrainian supermarket chain paints a more optimistic picture.

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The latest on the attacks in Ukraine

Tuesday, March 01, 2022

Russian forces appear to be escalating attacks on urban areas of Ukraine as 680,000 people have fled their homes. Sanctions are piling up, and the West is supplying more military hardware to Ukraine.

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Kyiv and other cities remain in Ukrainian hands but Russia isn't letting up

Tuesday, March 01, 2022

In a video out of Ukraine, a projectile appeared to strike near Kharkiv's administration building Tuesday — as civilians try to flee the city. Kharkiv is about 25 miles from the Russian border.

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Ukrainian forces aren't backing down, 5 days after Russian attacks began

Monday, February 28, 2022

The Ukrainian military is continuing its defense of the capital Kyiv, while Russian and Ukrainian delegations meet on the border with Belarus to try to find a diplomatic way out of the conflict.

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Ukrainians are forced to adjust to life under martial law

Saturday, February 26, 2022

As Russian troops continue to advance, gas lines, checkpoints, and bomb shelters have become a part of life for the people of Ukraine.

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As Russia keeps up its attack, how long can Ukraine hold the capital city?

Friday, February 25, 2022

Residents of Ukraine's capital city are fleeing as Russian missiles fall on Kyiv. Ukraine's foreign minister said the last time this has happened was in 1941 when Nazi Germany attacked.

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