The Foreign Desk

Explainer 308: Russia’s terrible wartime tradition

15

15

00:00 / 00:00

/

Cover art for The Foreign Desk

23 March 2022

06 minutes


Photo: Shutterstock

Global outrage over Russian attacks on schools and healthcare facilities in Ukraine has mounted as residents of Mariupol remain trapped in the besieged city. But these strikes are nothing new for Moscow’s military. Andrew Mueller looks back at this terrible wartime tradition.

23 March 2022

Share episode

Download

/

sign in to monocle

new to monocle?

Subscriptions start from £120.

Subscribe now

Loading...

/

15

15

Live
Monocle 24

00:0001:00

  • The Pacific Shift