Early this morning, state officials reported that the Russian military had invaded Ukraine.
The move comes after weeks of tension between the two sovereign countries, with President Joe Biden announcing today major sanctions against Russia.
To learn more about what is happening in eastern Europe, and to learn more about today’s events, WORT Producer Nate Wegehaupt spoke with Yoshiko Herrera, a political science professor at UW Madison.
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