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  • In a special ongoing season, CNN reporters take us on-the-ground in Ukraine to document Russia’s invasion, the escalating conflict, and what it means for the rest of the world.

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Episodes
  • Jun 8 2022
    He was in Kyiv at the very start of the invasion - CNN Senior International correspondent Matthew Chance returns to find a city experiencing an uneasy calm. Meanwhile, brutal fighting continues in the South and East as the Ukrainians go on a counter-offensive, hoping to retake Russian-occupied territory. We examine what life is like for everyday Ukrainians who have returned to horror and look at what comes next as the conflict drags on.  Recorded on June 3, 2022. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy
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    20 mins
  • Jun 1 2022
    Ukrainian officials claim Russia has targeted numerous cultural and historical sites during its assault on the country. In response, artists and historians have been racing to save key artifacts in an effort to preserve Ukrainian culture. CNN Style Global Editor Fiona Sinclair Scott has the story of one such artist and examines how some Ukrainian residents have returned to the ballet in hopes of a more normal night out.  See the “Fountain of Exhaustion”: cnn.com/war  Recorded on May 31, 2022.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy
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    22 mins
  • May 25 2022
    Although US-Russia tensions have been at an all-time high, the two countries have been staying in touch on another issue. Trevor Reed, an American imprisoned in Russian territory has finally returned home after nearly 3 years and intense negotiation between the two countries. His fate is different from fellow Americans Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan, along with others imprisoned in multiple countries around the world. CNN’s Jake Tapper talks about his exclusive interview with Reed, and CNN State Department Producer Jennifer Hansler explains what Reed’s prisoner swap could mean for other Americans detained abroad.  Recorded on May 24, 2022.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy
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    24 mins

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Amazing

A look at the REAL peoples of conflicts. Ms Ward is an amazing, courageous, intelligent and brave journalist with real empathy for the people she talks with. Great series!