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  1. Narratives clash in the war taking place on social media

    By Marja Lönnroth-Olin, Niina Niskanen In April 2022 a video was uploaded to YouTube in which an elderly woman greets Ukrainian soldiers waving the Soviet flag. One of the soldiers takes the flag from her and treads on it. The woman says in Russian: "My parents died for that flag,