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Ukrainians Wake to Sirens and Shells as Russia Attacks

Clip: 02/24/2022 | 8m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

Ukrainian citizens woke to the sound of air raid sirens early Thursday morning as Russian forces began invading the country from the North, East and South -- and cruise missiles rained down on strategic military targets. The attacks began around 5 am local time, shortly after President Vladimir Putin announced on Russian television the launch of a quote "special military operation" in Ukraine.

Aired: 02/24/22

Rating: NR

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