Ukrainians are making plans for a victorious future but most accept that peace is still a long way off. In the latest in a series of dispatches for monocle, a Ukrainian writer-turned-reservist reports from the front line…
This week on The Stack we speak with Philipp Vlasov, editor in chief of ‘Vogue Ukraine’. Plus a new ‘Washington Post’ bureau in Kyiv and ‘Wyrd Science’, a new magazine about roleplaying and board games.
As Russian troops gather on its eastern border, war dominates the conversation in Ukraine. In its bustling capital, Kyiv, a novelist and reservist explores the uncertainty and escapism of a life lived in suspense.
War in Ukraine: Yulia Marushevska in Kyiv, Monocle’s Benno Zogg in Zürich, Nataliya Vasilyeva in Moscow and Oliver Bullough have the latest as Russian troops enter the suburbs of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv.
Kyiv sets out its bid to join the EU at a summit with European officials in Kyiv and the Pope visits South Sudan. Plus: our favourite independent music venues and Henry Rees-Sheridan’s Letter from New York.