Andriy and Ohlena are from Lyschansk, a city in Luhansk Oblast, #ukraine. Two days before the war Andriy suffered a stroke and has been paralyzed ever since. Together with their family, they fled Lysychansk under fire and settled down...
Dimitry (10) is a smart young man from Dnipro, Ukraine. Together with his family, he fled to Poland soon after the beginning of the war and he's now living in a small Polish town called Zator. Dimitry agreed...
It was my honor to take part in a short story about the importance of learning the Ukrainian language. The Russian language is widely spread in Ukraine, but more Ukrainians use their own language every day. As a writer,...
I share with you the official Thank you note from the Armed Forces of Ukraine "from the 108th brigade of the Territorial Defense of the Armed Forces of Ukraine a Thank you note to the international team of independent volunteers "Flaming...
Six frightened people. One 3,5-year-old child. One disabled person. Three cars. 1950 km from Ukraine to Croatia. That's the short story. A longer one begins in Severodonetsk where Tamara, her 24-year-old daughter Bogdana and 3,5-year-old Savely saw the...
It was early morning in Zahony, Hungary, at the train station just a 5 min walk to the Tysa River that separates Hungary from Ukraine. We had a pretty steady influx of refugees coming from eastern Ukraine mostly and...
When they first told me that I'm about to have a 20-min interview in Ukrainian, I was first thinking "well, that's your chance to embarrass yourselves in front of many eyes". But, I like challenges, so I accepted. We...
Newsroom Dnipro is a new media project in Dnipro that offers news from Ukraina in a creative format.This young crew is doing an amazing job and I gladly accepted their interview request. We mostly talked about our projects in...
We were honored to receive an official Thank you letter from the Dnipro City Council for our Envelopes of Hope project. The letter was also addressed to me personally, which I accept as a great honor. During this project, we...