A Ukrainian rescue worker’s memories are on pause as he evacuates people

A Ukrainian rescue worker's memories are on pause as he evacuates people

After a classmate was killed in his hometown of Bakhmut — the longest and bloodiest battle in Russia’s war on Ukraine — a rescue worker volunteered to evacuate people from the front lines.

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​After a classmate was killed in his hometown of Bakhmut — the longest and bloodiest battle in Russia’s war on Ukraine — a rescue worker volunteered to evacuate people from the front lines.