Children of war: Growing up in war-torn Ukraine
Ukrainian children Andrii, 12 and Valentyn, 6, stand in a foxhole as they play Ukrainian military near their houses in the village of Stoianka, in Kyiv region, Ukraine, May 22, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
A Ukrainian boy plays at the "Mariupol House of Mothers and Children" shelter in the town of Novomoskovsk, Dnipro region, Ukraine, April 23. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
A couple with their newborn baby take shelter in the basement of a perinatal center as air raid siren sounds are heard in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 2. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
Savelii, 10, mourns his father Ihor Krotkikh, 47, who according to his mother Alla Krotkikh, 42, was killed by shelling, as he stands by his grave during the death memorial weekend which marks a week after the Orthodox Easter, at the cemetery in...more
A woman with a child evacuates from a residential building damaged by shelling in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 16. Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine/via REUTERS
A child stands on a destroyed Russian tank near Makariv, Kyiv region, Ukraine, May 7. REUTERS/Mikhail Palinchak
SENSITIVE MATERIAL. THIS IMAGE MAY OFFEND OR DISTURB A woman and a child walk past a dead body in front of a residential building that was hit by a shell in the Obolon district in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 14. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A child fleeing Russian invasion of Ukraine reacts as she stands outside a tent at a temporary camp in Przemysl, Poland, March 1. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
Local residents escape from the town of Irpin, after heavy shelling landed on the only escape route used by locals, in Irpin, near Kyiv, Ukraine, March 6. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Mykhaylo, 8, who was taken away from his widowed mother in the region of Lviv along with his 9-year-old brother and 16-year-old sister, plays with a ball in the garden of a state shelter in Lviv, Ukraine, March 23. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
An elderly women comforts a child as they stay inside of an underground shelter located at a metro station in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 2. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Nina Stefuryak, 2, plays at the playground in front of a building, destroyed by shelling in Borodianka, Kyiv region, Ukraine, May 2. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
Local boy Faddei plays in a destroyed Russian military truck in the village of Kolychivka, in Chernihiv region, Ukraine, April 27. REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko
A girl looks out through a window of a van in the village of Nova Basan, in Chernihiv region, Ukraine, April 1. REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko
Darina and her daughter visit the grave of her husband, a Ukrainian police officer who recently died in a mission to rescue evacuees, as Ukrainians visit the cemetery to honor their dead relatives on the first Sunday after Easter, in Dnipro, Ukraine,...more
Children depict a Soviet-era monument to friendship between Ukraine and Russia after its demolition in central Kyiv, Ukraine, April 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
A two-month-old orphan boy, whom volunteers evacuated from the besieged city of Sumy, is seen at the Kyiv City Heart Center in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 20. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
Evacuees from the villages occupied by Russian soldiers arrive in the town of Brovary, near Kyiv, Ukraine, March 20. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
A Ukrainian boy rides on a scooter, in a residential neighborhood damaged by Russian shelling in Irpin, Ukraine, May 14. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Anna Melnychenko and her daughter Svyatoslava, rest at a school gym where they are taking refuge, in Uzhgorod, Ukraine, March 27. REUTERS/Serhii Hudak
Children look out from an evacuation train from Kyiv to Lviv as they say goodbye to their father at Kyiv central train station in central Kyiv, Ukraine, March 3. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Children arrive at the Polish border and take a bus to Przemysl, at the border crossing in Medyka, Poland, March 23. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
A woman sits with children as evacuees, including civilians who left the area near Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, arrive at a temporary accommodation center in the village of Bezimenne in the Donetsk Region, Ukraine, May 1. REUTERS/Alexander...more
Alexandra, 12, holds her sister Esyea, 6, who cries as she waves at her mother Irina, while members of the Jewish community of Odessa board a bus to flee Russia's invasion of Ukraine, in Odessa, Ukraine, March 7. REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis
A child sits on a swing in front of a damaged residential building in Kyiv, Ukraine, February 25. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
A refugee child fleeing from Ukraine gestures while waiting for transport at Nyugati station, in Budapest, Hungary, February 28. REUTERS/Marton Monus
Russian tanks and vehicles destroyed during Russia's failed offensive on Ukraine's capital region are displayed in Kyiv.
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