Kieran Kesner
at Kyiv, Ukraine

at Kyiv, Ukraine

Server, a Crimean Tatar who has recently come to Kyiv to avoid the Russian occupation. Talking to him, he referenced the agreements made in the US to offer land back to the Native Americans. He suggests something similar be done for Crimean Tatars.  (at Kyiv, Ukraine )

Server, a Crimean Tatar who has recently come to Kyiv to avoid the Russian occupation. Talking to him, he referenced the agreements made in the US to offer land back to the Native Americans. He suggests something similar be done for Crimean Tatars. (at Kyiv, Ukraine )

This woman has volunteered her time for the past three weeks cooking for Crimean refugees who have relocated to Kyiv. (at Kyiv, Ukraine )

This woman has volunteered her time for the past three weeks cooking for Crimean refugees who have relocated to Kyiv. (at Kyiv, Ukraine )

Georgieskiy believes Ukraine’s war with Russia is a politicized move organized by the West. “Joining the Russian Federation would make us better. At first we didn’t want a war but no one is listening, our rights aren’t being protected. I am a Russian speaker, I wouldn’t mind joining Russia - we are all brothers”.  (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Georgieskiy believes Ukraine’s war with Russia is a politicized move organized by the West. “Joining the Russian Federation would make us better. At first we didn’t want a war but no one is listening, our rights aren’t being protected. I am a Russian speaker, I wouldn’t mind joining Russia - we are all brothers”. (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Gulnara is a Crimean Tatar Refugee who has left her home in Crimea to avoid the Russian occupation. Understanding the consequences of separatism, she says she will serve the five year sentence to stand for her beliefs.  (at Kyiv, Ukraine )

Gulnara is a Crimean Tatar Refugee who has left her home in Crimea to avoid the Russian occupation. Understanding the consequences of separatism, she says she will serve the five year sentence to stand for her beliefs. (at Kyiv, Ukraine )

Viktor was born and raised in Odessa. He refers to himself as an “Odessn” before he does Ukrainian.  (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Viktor was born and raised in Odessa. He refers to himself as an “Odessn” before he does Ukrainian. (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Vitaliy is a member of leftist political origination, Borotba. He says they will fight for Ukraine so long as it respects all human rights. “We fight against nationalism, racism, fascism, and privatization. We fight for all people. We are not communists, we are Marxists. We are not funded by Putin”.  (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Vitaliy is a member of leftist political origination, Borotba. He says they will fight for Ukraine so long as it respects all human rights. “We fight against nationalism, racism, fascism, and privatization. We fight for all people. We are not communists, we are Marxists. We are not funded by Putin”. (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Ekaterina was born in Uzbekistan but moved to Ukraine when she was three years old. She feels Ukraine has given her everything, referring to it as her Motherland. “I want the world to know Ukraine wants to change. Ukrainians are ready to fight, here are a lot of Patriots”.  (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Ekaterina was born in Uzbekistan but moved to Ukraine when she was three years old. She feels Ukraine has given her everything, referring to it as her Motherland. “I want the world to know Ukraine wants to change. Ukrainians are ready to fight, here are a lot of Patriots”. (at Odessa, Ukraine)

Alexander is a Crimean refugee who recently fled to avoid Russian occupation. He is trying to purchase a plane ticket to be with his wife and kids in Canada but has been blackmailed for leaving and his bank accounts frozen.  (at Kyiv, Ukraine)

Alexander is a Crimean refugee who recently fled to avoid Russian occupation. He is trying to purchase a plane ticket to be with his wife and kids in Canada but has been blackmailed for leaving and his bank accounts frozen. (at Kyiv, Ukraine)

Ivan, a Crimean Refugee, has recently relocated to Kyiv to avoid the recent Russian occupation. His brother is still in Crimea.  (at Kyiv, Ukraine)

Ivan, a Crimean Refugee, has recently relocated to Kyiv to avoid the recent Russian occupation. His brother is still in Crimea. (at Kyiv, Ukraine)

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