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Axios
Updated May 21, 2022 - World
Axios Explains: Ukraine

Dashboard: Russian invasion of Ukraine

People driving back into Kyiv stop to take photographs of a destroyed Russian main battle tank on the main highway into the city on May 20, 2022 in Kyiv, Ukraine. Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
Erin Doherty
Updated May 18, 2022 - World
Axios Explains: Ukraine

Why NATO formed and why Finland and Sweden want to join the alliance

Bryan McBournie
Updated Apr 21, 2022 - World
Axios Explains: Ukraine

The "kamikaze" drones the U.S. is giving to Ukraine

Photo illustration of the Switchblade 300 drone.
Photo illustration: Shoshana Gordon/Axios. Image: AeroVironment
Noah Garfinkel
Updated Apr 20, 2022 - Sports
Axios Explains: Ukraine

Sports world leads Russia boycotts after Ukraine invasion

A UEFA Champions League Final banner unveiled at Gazprom Arena Stadium in September.
Photo: Alexander Demianchuk/TASS via Getty Images
Axios Explains: Ukraine

How genocide is defined and what it could mean for Russia and Ukraine

A participant displays a placard reading 'Say no to genocide' during a protest of pro-Ukrainian activists in front of the Reichstag building
People in Germany protest against Russia's war in Ukraine on April 6. Photo: John MacDougall/AFP via Getty Images
Axios
Updated Apr 12, 2022 - Economy & Business
Axios Explains: Ukraine

Why gas prices are so high and what Biden can do about it

Photo illustration of President Biden holding a gas nozzle in front of a chart
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Axios Explains: Ukraine

Putin unlikely to face punishment for any war crimes in Ukraine

Putin.
Vladimir Putin. Photo:
Bryan McBournie
Mar 25, 2022 - World
Axios Explains: Ukraine

What to know about hypersonic missiles Russia is using in Ukraine

A MiG-31K fighter jet with a Kinzhal hypersonic missile attached.
A MiG-31K fighter jet with a Kinzhal hypersonic missile flies over Moscow during a parade in 2018. Photo: Sefa Karacan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
Laurin-Whitney Gottbrath
Updated Mar 23, 2022 - World
Axios Explains: Ukraine

What counts as a war crime and why they're so hard to prosecute

Illustration of a fingerprint in the shape of a bomb
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios