No matter how tired you are of this war, it is still going on. Each of these bright spots is a representation of more destruction and lives lost, of stories of sacrifice and heroism I hope we will get to learn some day.
Any efforts aimed at reconciling Ukraine and Russia are absolutely inappropriate while they are murdering the best of us, kidnapping our children and placing them in Russian families, terrorizing us, and destroying our lives and dreams. In our current situation, this is the only appropriate way for us to handle them
This says a lot about Ukrainians. His home was destroyed by Russians, but he came back to make his hometown more livable and erase some of the remnants of the tragedy that unfolded there so that others can return too.
Nataliya Melnik is a longstanding partner of the Free Market Road Show. She lives in Kyiv and is sharing her Facebook diary.
We wish her all the best!
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