Inside the Basement Where an Entire Ukrainian Village Spent a Harrowing Month in Captivity
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When Russia invaded Yahidne, residents were forced into a basement for nearly a month, living in poor conditions.
The Ukrainian village of Yahidne was one of the first places invaded by Russian troops in the early days of the war. Residents were forced into the basement of the local school for nearly a month, where conditions were deplorable. 17 people died in Yahidne during the occupation.
Svitlana Oslavska is a TRP Researcher.