Two Years of War in Ukraine: Solidarity and demands for peace from the international community in Vienna

PeopleDiplomats ♦ Published: February 26, 2024; 11:37 ♦ (Vindobona)

Two years after the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the international community remains alarmed and united in its support for Ukraine. The ongoing violence against civilians, including children, and Russia's violation of international human rights norms have sparked concern and outrage around the world. The OSCE and international representatives have spoken out strongly, calling for an end to the war.

Russia's aggression in Ukraine has lasted now two years and is wreaking havoc on the country. / Picture: © OSCE/Kateryna Ryabiko

The OSCE is continuing its support for Ukraine despite Russian resistance. The OSCE's Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) in Warsaw recently published a report highlighting the grave consequences of the conflict for the civilian population.

"The terrible consequences of this war for the civilian population, especially children, are immeasurable," said…