Russian troops launched their anticipated attack on Ukraine on Thursday, as President Vladimir Putin cast aside international condemnation and sanctions.
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Here’s the latest on the Ukraine-Russia conflict:
- Lithuania has declared a state of emergency
An adviser to Ukraine’s president says about 40 people have been killed so far in the Russian attack on the country.
- NATO envoys are meeting in an emergency session and making preparations to bolster defenses in allies neighboring both countries.
- Security camera footage shows Russian vehicles crossing into Ukraine.
- Russian military claims to have knocked out Ukraine’s air defense assets and airbases.
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