my favorite ukrainian thing of today if not the year was this a man cooling off in the water pouring out of a
My favorite Ukrainian thing of today, if not the year, was this: a man cooling off in the water pouring out of a tractor that was watering a roadside tree on this sweltering evening. The man then thanked the tractor driver.
5 yrs ago today russia backed forces shot down ukrainian il 76 killing 49 troops up to that point in the war i
5 yrs ago today, Russia-backed forces shot down Ukrainian IL-76, killing 49 troops. Up to that point in the war, it marked the largest loss of life in a single incident. MH17 would be shot down a month later. Zelenskiy paid respects today to troops killed.
kateryna handzyuk was a fearless activist who fought against police corruption in ukraine then she was attacke
Kateryna Handzyuk was a fearless activist who fought against police corruption in Ukraine. Then she was attacked with acid. For the last 3 months she fought for her life from a hospital bed. Today, she succumbed to her wounds. She was 33.
terrible news kateryna handzyuk ukrainian civic activist and political advisor from kherson who suffered acid
Terrible news. Kateryna Handzyuk, Ukrainian civic activist and political advisor from Kherson who suffered acid attack on July 31, has died. She continued to fight from her hospital bed while enduring 11 surgeries; acid burns covered 40% of her body.
nozdrovska had fought for the past 2 years for a real sentence for the man who caused the death of her sister
Nozdrovska had fought for the past 2 years for a real sentence for the man who caused the death of her sister and who also happened to be the nephew of a Kyiv region judge. She had received threats. Her body was just found in a river near Kyiv. She was 38.
ukrainian authorities confirm russian journalist arkady babchenko has been shot and killed tonight in kyiv he
Ukrainian authorities confirm Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko has been shot and killed tonight in Kyiv. He died in ambulance en route to hospital. This marks the second murder of a high-profile Russian journalist in Kyiv in less than two years. (Sheremet by car bomb in 2016.)
worrying escalation in the sea of azov russian naval vessels carried out openly aggressive actions against the
Worrying escalation in the Sea of Azov: Russian naval vessels "carried out openly aggressive actions against the ships of the Ukrainian Navy" today, including "ramming" a Ukrainian tugboat, reports Ukrainian Navy. My August dispatch for important context:
nobel laureate svetlana alexievich heaps praise on s chernobyl series which impressed her especially because i
Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich heaps praise on @HBO's Chernobyl series, which impressed her especially because @clmazin isn't from the region. "It is a very strong film... There is a dose of fear. There is reasoning. There is beauty," she says.