Ukrainian Teen Barely Escapes War-Torn Bakhmut Alive
Depending on who you ask, the city of Bakhmut or separate parts of it are during any given week either controlled by Russian troops or by the Ukrainian Army. But the reality is that the city is in ruins and has been a dangerous and even deadly place for civilians, including some children who stayed during the fighting. Omelyan Oshchudlyak has one 16-year-old's story. VOA footage by Yuriy Dankevych.