Russia-Ukraine conflict newest updates – The Washington Post

This yr’s Russian annual navy exhibition, in photographs. Every year Russia holds a flamboyant navy exhibition to showcase its energy to residents and different nations. Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February, this yr’s show took on new that means, with guests posing for selfies with grenade launchers and tanks.

“The lavish exhibition turns military propaganda into mainstream entertainment in a stark contrast to mounting casualties and setbacks that have haunted Russian forces in Ukraine,” writes The Post’s Mary Ilyushina.