Iryna Balachuk – Friday, 11 March 2022, 11:50
The basements of the previous residence of Viktor Yanukovych, the previous President who fled Ukraine in 2014, found on the outskirts of Kyiv, has turn out to be a refuge and a shelter for the inhabitants of the close by villages. On the initial night time of the war, the grounds of the home was hit by two Russian cluster bombs.
Source: Slidstvo.Data reporters who frequented the residence
In accordance to Denys Tarakhkotelyk, groundskeeper [literally, commandant] of the Mezhyhiria home: “There had been times when 60 small children would shelter listed here. At present, there are quite a few dozen individuals.”
Particulars: According to Tarakhkotelyk, during the 1st night time of the war, Mezhyhiria was bombed by a Russian plane. It has ruined cell support on the most important tower explosions shattered home windows in the neighbouring homes. No-just one was wounded through the air strike.
One more bomb hit the pond in the encompassing grounds, killing two swans.
Tarakhkotelyk stated that at present Mezhyhiria functions like clockwork: the animals are fed, all infrastructures are taken treatment of. On cold evenings, boilers are turned on to reduce the pipes from freezing, and the grounds are frequently tidied up and thoroughly guarded, in buy to stay clear of looting.
Volunteers deliver food items, which is dispersed to the people.
Animals from the neighborhood zoo are also undertaking high-quality. In accordance to the groundskeeper, they have more than enough meals. Throughout the 1st handful of times, explosions fearful the animals, but now they are used to them.
On the next day of the war, a cat that had recently presented birth to a few kittens arrived at Yanukovych’s former residence the kittens have been specified the names of Javelin, NLAW, and Bairaktar.