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FEBRUARY 25, 2022 |

Growing risk? Russia’s invasion of Ukraine marks a tectonic shift in world politics. Will it increase the danger of superpower confrontation? FP’s Emma Ashford and Matthew Kroenig discuss in our series It’s Debatable.


No escape. As Russian forces advance in Ukraine, Ukrainian employees of the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv say they feel abandoned by the U.S. government, FP’s Robbie Gramer reports.


Mounting concern. The United Nations plans to appeal for up to $2 billion in aid over the next three months to address a looming humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, FP’s Colum Lynch, Robbie Gramer, and Sara Hagos report.


Resounding support. The Biden administration is hoping to rally the world against Russia at the U.N.—but India and the United Arab Emirates remain on the fence, FP’s Colum Lynch reports.


What’s next? FP’s Ravi Agrawal spoke with experts Anne-Marie Slaughter, David Miliband, and Angela Stent to explore what Putin’s next steps could be—and determine how the world should respond.