Ben C. Solomon
VICE World News spent 2 weeks inside the besieged city of Bakhmut, which has become a symbol of Ukrainian resistance and Russia’s desperation to overwhelm Ukraine’s defenders.
Russian soldiers recently fled a post near Kharkiv, leaving mines, empty vodka bottles and destroyed tanks. VICE World News went to visit it.
A year since the coup, a return to their old lives seems a distant prospect for the thousands of ordinary people who took up arms to fight for democracy.