famous american actress Angelina Jolie is located in the city of Lviv (Lviv) “to help Ukrainians” and this Saturday he has visited a medical center, a boarding school, the train station and a cafe, according to Ukrainian media and authorities.
The actress has been chatting with some people in the area, and has even signed an autograph for a woman who has approached her, according to the UNIAN agency.
Jolie is a special ambassador for the High Commissioner for the UN for Refugees (UNHCR), but the UNIAN agency affirms that this trip is done in a personal capacity.
“Moved” after visiting the children
In this Ukrainian city, Jolie has also visited a medical Center where the injured children by a Russian missile attack on Kramatorsk. During this visit, Jolie has spoken with volunteers and evacuees, as announced on Facebook by the head of the Lviv regional administration, Maxim Kozitskyquoted by Ukrinform.
“Their stories touched her deeply.. One girl was even able to privately tell Mrs. Jolie about her dreams,” Kozitski wrote.
In addition, according to Kozitski, Jolie has visited the internshipwhere he has talked and taken photos with students, to whom he has promised to return.
Grateful to the volunteers
The regional manager has also indicated that Jolie has spoken with volunteers who provide medical and psychological assistance at the main train station in Lviv.
“thanked them for their work. He has told them that, as mother, she is well aware of the complexity of the challenges they face, especially when it comes to helping children. She has spoken with people who managed to leave the zones of hostilities and they have told her that due to Russian terrorist actions, they lost everything,” Kozitski said.
He has also assured that Jolie’s visit has been “a surprise for everyone“: “Many of the people who have seen Mrs. Jolie in the Lviv region could not believe that it was really her. ” “It is very valuable that we have the support of people at this level,” Kozitski concluded.
In early April, Jolie visited a hospital with ukrainian children in Rome (Italy), where he declared: “I pray for the end of this war. That is the only way to stop the suffering and the flight from the conflict zone. It is horrible to see children pay the price, in lost lives, damaged health and trauma.”
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.