Svitlana (73)walks on the street of Vuhledar town, Donetsk region. Before the Russian war in Ukraine population of town was 14432 citizens. Since 24 February 2022, 59 citizens. Today, less than 100 of citizens stay in. There are no building, which is not damaged or ruined, no infrastructure, water, or electricity. Water and food supply once a week by the road, which is under constant shelling.

The impact of war

A series of pictures from different places, taken at different times show a daily life of Ukrainian people in conditions of war

Oleg Petrasiuk

professional photographer, European Pressphoto Agency
Oleg Petrasiuk holds a master's degree in archaeology from the Taras Shevchenko National University in Kyiv. He started his career as a photojournalist in 2010. Oleg became a staff visual journalist at EPA in 2023 Since starting to work as a photojournalist, Oleg covers key events of the social, political, cultural, and sports life as well as war in the Ukraine.