Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia had no choice but to invade Ukraine. Photo: AFP
Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia had no choice but to invade Ukraine. Photo: AFP
Ukraine war

Russia ‘not mad’ and US to blame for nuclear war risk, Putin says, as shelling on Ukraine continues and UK MP calls for BP to give money to Kyiv

  • Putin says it’s the US that has deployed tactical nuclear weapons in other countries and Russia’s own arsenal is purely a deterrent
  • Russian strikes in Ukraine killed at least 6 people on Wednesday and set buildings ablaze in Kurakhove in the east, Zelensky says

Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia had no choice but to invade Ukraine. Photo: AFP
Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia had no choice but to invade Ukraine. Photo: AFP
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