Two years on, Ukraine is seeking the least bad option

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War in Ukraine


More specific goals can be gleaned from a recent assessment by the Royal United Services Institute, a think tank close to the British armed forces and intelligence services, which reported that Russian intermediaries are currently proposing that Ukraine cede the territory already under Russian control plus Kharkiv and possibly Odessa, agree not to join Nato, and appoint a head of state approved by Russia.