Love, war and loss: How one soldier in Ukraine hopes to be made whole again

Love, war and loss: How one soldier in Ukraine hopes to be made whole again

An artillery shell should have killed Andrii Smolenskyi in May. Instead, the blast tore off both of his arms above the elbow and destroyed his eyes. Now he’s fighting to put his life back together.

(Image credit: Alina Smolenska)

​An artillery shell should have killed Andrii Smolenskyi in May. Instead, the blast tore off both of his arms above the elbow and destroyed his eyes. Now he’s fighting to put his life back together.