Eiffel Tower Lights Up in Ukrainian Colors on Eve of War Anniversary

The Eiffel Tower was lit up in the colors of the Ukrainian flag on Thursday, February 23, ahead of the first anniversary of Russia’s invasion.

Footage released by Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo shows the landmark turned blue and yellow.

In a tweet, the city’s official account said, “Paris pays tribute to the courage of the Ukrainian people and expresses its solidarity with them.” Credit: Anne Hidalgo via Storyful

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