In the seemingly deadlocked but, in fact, fast-evolving war in Ukraine, two impactful events coincided in mid-May, altering the course of the battles and political stand-off. The first one was the end of the months-long resistance of Mariupol, as the last defenders of the city’s Azovstal steel plant emerged from their underground fortress. The second…...
Will closure at Azovstal steel Ukraine’s resolve to keep fighting?
By Pavel K. Baev / Eurasia Daily Monitor6 Mins ReadUpdated: