Some people are desperate to find a way to leave the de facto republics.Tetiana is packing a suitcase with clothes for her and her son. Although it is still summer, she includes clothes for autumn and winter, too. While they only need to leave their home in the unrecognised Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) for a few days to travel to Ukrainian-controlled territory so the teenager can take university exams, they have no idea when it will be possible to return.
All four checkpoints on the frontline in the Donetsk region are closed as part of quarantine measures, with the only exit …read more
Source:: Institute for War & Peace Reporting