Horaci Garcia| Videojournalist | Based in Barcelona, Spain | +34 673317745

Emptying Ukraine’s Orphanages

September 20, 2022 · DIGITAL CONTENTS, EUROPE

At the #Odesa Orphanage-Boarding School four months after #Russia invaded Ukraine, an air raid alarm sent nurses in white coats hurrying residents into a basement beneath the kitchen. The dozens of children who remained have not found alternatives among their relatives and will soon be evacuated. On our visit, the workers where doing their best to ensure care. But they are the last ones left. Among them was Tanya, a slight 12-year-old who favours a pink sun hat and despite all tension, nerves and noise around her, she falls asleep in the arms of her caregivers, oblivious to everything.

Here are some sequences of the complete piece that you can find in the link below:



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