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The Statue of Liberty is an iconic monument erected in Manhattan, New York, USA. For Americans, and people everywhere, it is a symbol of freedom, hope, and democracy. The French people built the Statue of Liberty and gave it as a gift to the American people during the Revolutionary War. The Revolutionary War, also called American/British War or the American War for Independence, was the war between the newly formed United States of America and its motherland, Great Britain. It was a war for America’s independence from the British Crown.
A young Ukrainian pilot who was killed in combat is one of the countless stories of heroism and sacrifice coming out of the war torn Region as Ukrainian patriots battle to keep Russia off their territories. He leaves to mourn his young wife who he had recently married. Stories like these are heartbreaking and sober reminders of the price of freedom – a reminder which will burn like a fire in the hearts of Ukrainians and fuel a determination to rebuild Ukraine stronger than ever.
As Russia continues to face major setbacks and heavy losses in its bid to annex parts of Ukraine, the United States has issued a strong warning to Putin not to use nuclear weapons. Most obviously, Putin knows that this would breach all international treaties and protocols, and spark a backlash of catastrophic proportions. The possibility of Putin making use of his nuclear arsenal in the war against Ukraine grows greater by the way, and Ramzan Kadyrov, Head of the Chechen Republic, which has been fighting alongside Russia, has been pressuring Putin to engage the use of tactical nuclear weapons.