Completion Date: 02 March 2022
Medium: Paint & ink on acid-free mount-board
Dimensions: 20 x 30 inches
News headlines and random thoughts spanning the month of February 2022.
Angry U.S.-Russia exchange at U.N.
Putin signals openness to diplomacy while blaming U.S. for crisis
IS leader Al-Qurashi killed by U.S. special forces in NW Syria.
2022 Beijing Winter Olympics start.
India surpasses 500,000 deaths from COVID-19 (3rd country after US & Brazil).
Queen Elizabeth II becomes first British monarch to reign for 70 years.
US will end Russia pipeline if Ukraine invaded.
Protests paralyse Canada’s capital
Masks come off in more states
Australia lists koala as endangered species
A dozen nations tell citizens to leave Ukraine
Ukraine seeks meeting with Russia in 24 hours
Russia claims some troop pullback
Putin says Russia does not want war
Russian troop withdrawal claim false – US
Ukraine tensions spike
Artillery exchanges in E-Ukraine may presage invasion, U.S. warns
Ottawa police clash with protesters
Biden agrees in principle to summit with Putin
Russia recognises Ukraine separatist regions as independent states
Russia sends “peacekeeping” troops into E-Ukraine
Germany halts pipeline as nations sanction Russia
US unloads significant new sanctions on Russia
Russia attacks Ukraine
Russian forces push towards capital
Russia batters Ukraine with artillery strikes as West condemns invasion
Russia bombards Kyiv in renewed night assault
Ukraine agrees to talks with Russia