Putin declared the start of the military operation against Ukraine tonight.
Source: Jim Hoft
** Here is the live video.
The airspace was shut down earlier tonight.
Wow – as the UNSC convenes for emergency session, #Putin gives a public address & declares an invasion of #Ukraine to “de-nazify” and “demilitarise” the country.— Charles Lister (@Charles_Lister) February 24, 2022
The war has begun — very tough days ahead. pic.twitter.com/T2mOYXwkyL
CNN confirms Russia closing airspace to civilian aircraft along North east border with Ukraine. Until May 18.— Erin Burnett (@ErinBurnett) February 24, 2022
But all is well…
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has made a personal appeal to Putin to stop his troops from entering Ukraine at an emergency Security Council meeting.
There is currently a single airplane over Ukraine.
Just a single plane airborne over Ukraine currently. A U.S. RQ-4B Global Hawk, that appears to be currently departing Ukrainian airspace. Soon to be empty. pic.twitter.com/hSkXKipC6A— Doge (@IntelDoge) February 24, 2022