BBC Look-Ahead: Ukraine celebrates independence as Russian invasion hits 6th month

By Mark Brodie
Published: Monday, August 22, 2022 - 12:41pm
Updated: Monday, August 22, 2022 - 1:34pm

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As the Russian invasion of Ukraine reaches its sixth month, this week Ukrainians will mark 31 years of independence after breaking away from what was then the Soviet Union.

For our weekly look at that and some of the other key international stories in the coming days, The Show spoke with the BBC’s Eleanor Smallwood.

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