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Russia Is Left an Outlier Among World Leaders Gathered at the UN

  • Broad condemnation, but no action, at world body’s session
  • Turkey among countries increasingly critical of Russia’s war
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Putin Announces ‘Partial Mobilization’ of Russian Troops

The US and its allies got a new chance to cast Vladimir Putin as a pariah isolated on the global stage with this week’s gathering of world leaders in New York, even as the United Nations has failed to stop or even curb Russia’s war in Ukraine.

The big question is whether the condemnation will matter, and whether some nations reluctant to choose sides will turn words into action.