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Ukraine: The Latest

'Putin can still be crushed': Russia's brutal invasion two years on | Live from the US Embassy

In this special edition of The Telegraph’s Ukraine: The Latest podcast, the team appeared on stage at the US Embassy in London for a live recording.


Jane Hartley, America’s ambassador to the UK opened the event, saying: “The United States and our allies continue to have one goal in mind: to see that Ukraine wins this war.”


Telegraph journalists David Knowles, Francis Dearnley and Dominic Nicholls were joined by Orysia Lutsevych, the head of the Ukraine forum at Chatham House and Ambassador William B. Taylor, America’s former ambassador to Ukraine and current vice president, Europe and Russia, at the US Institute of Peace.


Ukraine: The Latest Video Special at the US Embassy:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQZXxGWG-sw 

Thank you to everyone who attended or watched online.



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