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Tens of thousands in Crimea and eastern Ukraine have been recruited to fight on behalf of the occupying forces.
Realistic expectations will be needed to manage painfully slow and often disputed justice processes that are unlikely to contribute to reconciliation.
Concerted international action will be needed to hold senior figures to account.
Missile attacks on civilian targets key to proving allegations of war crimes committed on a mass scale.
The Ukrainian army is slowly gaining ground with the aim of cutting Russian supply chains.
Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.