Megathread for news/updates/discussion of Russian invasion of Ukraine - May 27-29
This thread is posted Monday/Wednesday/Friday - please try to post relevant content in here, such as news, updates, opinion articles, etc. Especially significant updates may warrant a separate topic, but most should be posted here.
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115 Russian national guard soldiers sacked for refusing to fight in Ukraine (The Guardian)
The Economist has a very good dissection of Russian propaganda about the war in Ukraine.
Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Loyal To Russia Since 2019 Schism, Now Cuts Ties Over War (Radio Free Europe)
Ukraine says Russian advances could force retreat in part of east
Ukraine Battle Expands as Kyiv Launches Counteroffensive (NYT)