Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Angelina Jolie Visits Ukraine, Spotted In Lviv Amid Russia’s invasion

Footage has been posted on various social media platforms that showed the Hollywood star, Angelina Jolie, in Ukraine. The actress is a special envoy for the United Nations. She was spotted in a cafe in a war-torn country. Angelina Jolie visited the city of Lviv in western Ukraine during Russia’s ongoing attack on the country.

Footage that was posted on social media showed how the Hollywood star, visited the country to aid the people suffering in the city. She was seen meeting up with children in a cafe located in a war-torn country.

The area’s regional governor said that Jolie made a personal visit and he was happy to receive such an overwhelming response from the Hollywood actress. Jolie was visiting in a personal capacity. She had come to speak with displaced Ukrainians. These people have found refuge in the city.

Angeline Jolie Met With Children Undergoing Treatment

During her trip, the actress spoke to children undergoing treatment for injuries that they had sustained in the Russian missile strike. Russia attacked the Kramatorsk railway station a few days back that resulting in children and adults being injured. The star visited a school where there were many injured students. Jolie met students and she posed for selfies with them.

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Jolie’s Visit To Rome

Jolie travelled to Rome in March. She visited a hospital near Vatican City that cared for the children who have fled the conflict between Ukraine and Russia. She spoke to the young patients, who are suffering from cancer. Angeline also met with doctors and nurses who have provided care at the hospital.

Lviv was largely unscathed by the war and recorded its first civilian deaths in April after Russian strikes. Tens of thousands of people fled to neighbouring Poland after they attacked Ukraine for a few weeks. After weeks of strikes in cities like Kyiv, Kharkiv and Mariupol people suffered injuries.

Angelina Jolie: The Ambassador At The Un Refugee Agency

Oscar-winner Jolie has been serving as the ambassador at the UN’s refugee agency. She served as a member from 2001 to 2012. Jolie was appointed a special envoy. According to the UN, the 46-year-old’s work has been focused on major crises that resulted in mass population displacements. The actress has also helped to contribute to the vital process of finding solutions for the people who flee their homes.

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