Russia’s invasion of Ukraine began on Feb. 24, but President Vladimir Putin says it hasn’t begun “in earnest.”
What Happened: Putin told Russian lawmakers, “Everyone should know that, by and large, we haven’t started anything yet in earnest,” reported The New York Post.
The Russian leader’s comments came as Russia’s advances in Eastern Ukraine appear to be slowing down, according to the report.
The Institute for the Study of War, based in Washington, D.C., estimates that Russia had failed to make any territorial advances in Ukraine on Wednesday — the first time in 133 days it had failed to gain any ground.
However, the president also ...
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