Wednesday 22 February
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22 February 2023
We report on the international reaction to Vladimir Putin’s state of the nation speech, and why South Africa hosts maritime exercises involving Russia. Plus: an update on the devastating floods in Brazil, the day’s technology news and a newspaper round-up.
22 February 2023
With ordinary life put on hold by the war, artistic endeavours have become almost impossible for many in Ukraine. In part three of our series, Monocle’s Sophie Monaghan-Coombs explores the role of culture in wartime, both within and outside Ukraine. She speaks to poet and essayist Andriy Lyubka, who has shunned writing to focus on volunteering for the war effort, and Peter Doroshenko, director of The Ukrainian Museum in New York.
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