Putin annexes four regions of Ukraine in major escalation of Russia’s war Russian president signs ‘accession treaties’ at Kremlin in defiance of international law
Russia’s Putin signs laws annexing occupied Ukrainian regions
Vladimir Putin formalises a move that Ukraine and its Western allies have condemned as a meaningless ‘sham’.
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