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Other View: Putin is playing chess and refugees from Ukraine are his pawns | Editorials

The mass flight of refugees from Ukraine has created a humanitarian crisis that dwarfs anything Europe has seen since World War II. More than four million people have poured into neighboring countries, and as long as Russia’s savage war continues, millions more will flee. Already, the flow of refugees from Ukraine is far greater than …

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Rugby: Former national captain Oleksi Tsibko joins list of Ukrainian athletes to die in war against Russia

Family and friends attend the funeral of a soldier who was killed in action, at the Lychakiv cemetery, in Lviv, western Ukraine, Tuesday, April 5, 2022. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty) Ukraine’s former national rugby captain has been killed defending his country. It was confirmed this week Oleksi Tsibko died fighting Russian forces near the town of …

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ANOTHER OPINION: Putin is playing chess and refugees are pawns | opinion

The mass flight of refugees from Ukraine has created a humanitarian crisis that dwarfs anything Europe has seen since World War II. More than four million people have poured into neighboring countries, and as long as Russia’s savage war continues, millions more will flee. Already, the flow of refugees from Ukraine is far greater than …

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Ukrainian chess grandmaster who escaped war passes on skills to Calif. youth | Lifestyle

PALO ALTO — Twelve-year-old Tessa Wong stares down at her chessboard with an intense and quiet focus. Chess has been a big part of the seventh-grader’s life — she’s played since she was 4 — but this game may be the toughest and most memorable yet. Standing across Wong’s board is 23-year-old Evgeny Shtembuliak, a …

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