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Censure and sanctions: how Europe and the world reacted to Russia annexing Ukrainian territory

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European countries leveled broad condemnation at Russia on the day Vladimir Putin signed decrees to illegally annex Ukrainian land.

Added on the 30/09/2022 23:23:45 - Copyright : Euronews EN

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