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- Whats happening in Ukraine?
- What is Ukraines drone campaign all about?
- Is Ukraine really a crime scene?
- What is Russia building up off the Ukrainian coast?
- Is Russia building up troops again near Ukraines border?
- Will Russia close off Ukraine’s coastlines for large-scale naval drills?
- Whats behind Russias military build-up in Crimea?
Whats happening in Ukraine?
After Ukraines air defences and other military infrastructure came under attack on Thursday, columns of tanks have moved rapidly into position, backed up by artillery and air power. Among the initial targets were Kyiv, Karkhiv, Odesa and Ivano-Frankivsk.
What is Ukraines drone campaign all about?
Mykhailo Fedorov, Ukraines minister of digital transformation, told the BBC via email that the first goal of the campaign was to purchase tactical drones which have a 100-mile range and are equipped with a sophisticated camera, GPS and mapping tools.
Is Ukraine really a crime scene?
The International Criminal Court has described Ukraine as a crime scene, dispatching its largest team of detectives ever to the country to assist in multiple investigations.
What is Russia building up off the Ukrainian coast?
In recent days, Russia had positioned landing ships capable of deploying main battle tanks, armoured vehicles and personnel, off the Ukrainian coast in a major build-up in the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.