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The Russia Ukraine conflict


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1. Word cloud
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In one sentence, describe the Russia Ukraine conflict:
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Russia and Ukraine have been in a conflict since 2014. The conflict began with the Russian annexation of Crimea. The conflict has had a significant effect on the political and economic state of both countries.
The Russia Ukraine Conflict
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Annexation: The formal process of taking control of a territory or region by a country. Conflict: A disagreement or argument between two or more parties. Political State: The current conditions of a country's government and how it is run.
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The Russian military has approximately 1 million active service members, while Ukraine only has 250,000. The conflict led to the creation of several new separatist states in Ukraine, such as Donetsk and Luhansk. Since 2014, there have been over 10,000 casualties due to the conflict.
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5. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What are potential long-term consequences of the Russia Ukraine conflict?
6. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What do you think should be done to resolve the Russia Ukraine conflict?
7. Drawings
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Brain break: Draw a portrait of yourself as a giant banana!
8. Poll
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What is the main cause of the Russia-Ukraine conflict?
  • A power struggle between Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko
  • A dispute over the Crimean Peninsula
  • A disagreement over natural gas prices
  • A trade dispute between the two countries
9. Poll
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Which country laid claim to the Crimean Peninsula?
  • Ukraine
  • Russia
  • The United States
  • The United Nations
10. Poll
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What is the official name of the conflict?
  • The Russian-Ukrainian War
  • The War in Donbass
  • The Russo-Ukrainian War
  • The Ukrainian-Russian Conflict
11. Poll
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What caused the conflict to escalate in 2014?
  • The annexation of Crimea by Russia
  • The start of the War in Donbass
  • The Russian-backed insurgency in eastern Ukraine
  • The deployment of NATO troops to Ukraine
12. Poll
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Who is currently mediating the conflict?
  • The United Nations
  • The European Union
  • The United States
  • The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

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