- Published on Jul 5, 2014
The war in Ukraine rages on: the fragile ceasfire lasted shortly, and the roar of cannons can be heard again in the east of the country. But while army clashes with anti-Kiev forces, civilians pay the deadly toll in the warzone. Many give up everything they had and run from the bloodshed, pushing to take those they love away from the horrors of conflict. What does it mean to be a refugee? To lose your home? What is truly going on there, in Ukraine? Today we speak one of the families who fled the fighting – the refugees from the war in the east.