Russia’s Putin makes surprise trip to occupied Mariupol

In this photo taken from video Sunday, Russian President Vladimir Putin, escorted by Russian Deputy Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin, visits the Mariupol theater during his visit to Mariupol in Russian-controlled Donetsk region, Ukraine. (Pool Photo via AP)

KYIV, Ukraine — Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the occupied port city of Mariupol, his first trip to Ukrainian territory that Moscow illegally annexed in September and a show of defiance after the International Criminal Court issued a warrant for his arrest on war crimes charges.