On this Valentine’s Day, many papers have theme stories on their page one. But these are not the ones you’ll be see here. Because somehow, today. a lot of papers became aware of the war news, even though they are painting a very confusing picture.

Some are triumphalist to be sure. One would expect nothing less of Stars and Stripes

others seem to tell the opposite story

then we get chest beating again

and not so much again

and of course, there’s NY Post, which decided to cover the war in their own, whimsical style we’ve came to know